As a rule, SCD cannot be cured, so lifelong treatment and monitoring are needed. There are a number of different treatments which help to prevent sickling episodes, or prevent related problems such as infection…
Should I and my partner have Genotype tests before starting a relationship or family?
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While love is a great thing to consider one very important yet often neglected factor that need to be considered is Genotype; its effect is for a life time.
A certain combination of Genotype would lead to the birth of children with SCD (Sickle Cell Anemia). The Sickle Cell is named after the Farmer’s tool called Sickle because….