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*  Fetal hemoglobin
ISBN 0-7167-3051-0. "Clinical Practice Guideline for Sickle Cell Disease/Trait". American Society of Aerospace Medicine ... Hemoglobinopathies Transport across the placenta American Sickle Cell Anemia Association SCDAA: Break The Sickle Cycle ... Hydroxyurea promotes the production of fetal hemoglobin and can thus be used to treat sickle-cell disease. The fetal ... May 1995). "Effect of hydroxyurea on the frequency of painful crises in sickle cell anemia. Investigators of the Multicenter ...
*  Beta thalassemia
A study aimed at detecting the genes that could give rise to offspring with sickle cell disease. Patients diagnosed with beta ... The thalassemia trait may confer a degree of protection against malaria, which is or was prevalent in the regions where the ... "washed red cells" or "cryopreserved red cells." Washed red cells have been removed of plasma proteins that would have become a ... Cryopreserved red cells are used to maintain a supply of rare donor units for patients with unusual red cell antibodies or ...
*  Sickle Cell Anemia, a Molecular Disease
... estimated that blood from those with sickle cell trait was a mixture of 60 percent normal hemoglobin and 40 percent sickle-cell ... Hemoglobin and Sickle Cell Anemia - Oregon State University Library Sickle Cell Anemia, a Molecular Disease - reproduction of ... In the 1960s, by which time it had been shown that sickle cell trait confers resistance to malaria and so the gene had both ... He also advocated eugenic policies, such as marking all who carry the sickle cell trait and other molecular disease genes, to ...
*  Hemoglobinopathy
Common hemoglobinopathies include sickle-cell disease. It is estimated that 7% of world's population (420 million) are carriers ... may lead to early destruction of cells infected with the parasite and increased chance of survival for the carrier of the trait ... Some well-known hemoglobin variants such as sickle-cell anemia and congenital dyserythropoietic anemia are responsible for ... The bone marow therefore needs to produce more red blood cells and there is polycythemia. Unstable hemoglobins: Red blood cells ...
*  Sickle cell trait
"ACSM and NCAA Joint Statement on Sickle Cell Trait and Exercise", NCAA. "Consensus Statement: Sickle Cell Trait and the Athlete ... sickle-cell-trait-athletics[full citation needed] "Sickle Cell Trait". MetroHealth. Retrieved January 31, 2016. "Malaria and ... It is interesting to note that unlike the sickle-cell trait, sickle-cell disease is passed on in a recessive manner. Whole ... A First Glimpse of Sickle Cell - and a Warning" www.wired.com Ajayi, A.A. Leslie (2005). "Should the sickle cell trait be ...
*  David Goggins
Sickle cell trait; Psychological and physical abuse during childhood; Graduating high school with a 1.6 GPA; Obesity In the ...
*  New York Blood Center
Semedo, Daniela (8 November 2016). "FDA Approves Immucor's PreciseType HEA Test to Screen for Sickle Cell Trait". Sickle Cell ... The PreciseType HEA test screens blood donors for sickle cell trait (SCT), an inherited blood disorder that affects 1 million ... "FDA approves Immucor's PreciseType® HEA Test to be used for screening blood donors for Sickle Cell Trait (SCT)". Nasdaq. 21 ... "Sickle Cell Trait". American Society of Hematology. Retrieved 22 November 2016. ...
*  Al-Akhdam
Lehmann, Hermann (1954). "Distribution of the sickle cell trait" (PDF). Eugenics Review. 46 (2): 113-116. PMC 2973326 . PMID ...
*  Anthony Clifford Allison
He first noticed from blood samples he collected that there was an unusually high occurrence of sickle-cell trait in its less ... Diggs, LW; Ahman, CF; Bibb, J (1933). "THE INCIDENCE AND SIGNIFICANCE OF THE SICKLE CELL TRAIT". Annals of Internal Medicine. 7 ... ALLISON, AC (1954). "The distribution of the sickle-cell trait in East Africa and elsewhere, and its apparent relationship to ... Allison, AC (1954). "The distribution of the sickle-cell trait in East Africa and elsewhere, and its apparent relationship to ...
*  Demographics of Yemen
Requires 3rd-party cookies) Lehmann, Hermann (1954). "Distribution of the sickle cell trait" (PDF). Eugenics Review. 46 (2): ...
*  Dock Ellis
Ellis was diagnosed with sickle cell anemia at age 17; the diagnosis was later changed to sickle cell trait. While Ellis ... Health about his experiences with sickle cell and later worked with people who had the disease and raised money for sickle cell ... and wondered if his sickle cell trait could be related to this pain. The Pirates defeated the Orioles in seven games to win the ... "Pirates' Dock Ellis tells Senate of sickle disease". Anchorage Daily News. Associated Press. October 27, 1971. p. 9. Retrieved ...
*  Renal medullary carcinoma
Most individuals with this type of cancer have sickle cell trait or rarely sickle cell disease, suggesting that the sickle cell ... "the seventh sickle cell nephropathy" because it is found almost exclusively in individuals with sickle cell trait or ... However, the majority of individuals diagnosed with this type of cancer have had sickle cell trait, in which the person carries ... The diagnosis of renal medullary carcinoma is typically made after individuals with sickle cell trait present with the typical ...
*  Plasmodium falciparum
"Protection Afforded by Sickle-cell Trait Against Subtertian Malarial Infection". Br Med J. 1 (4857): 290-4. doi:10.1136/bmj. ... Beet, EA (1946). "Sickle cell disease in the Balovale District of Northern Rhodesia". East African Medical Journal. 23: 75-86. ... E. A. Beet, a doctor working in Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) had observed in 1948 that sickle-cell disease was related to ... For several days, the oocyst undergoes 10 to 11 rounds of cell division to create a syncytial cell (sporoblast) containing ...
*  African admixture in Europe
The sickle cell trait is associated with resistance to malaria. Individuals with one copy of the sickle cell gene, ... will be affected by sickle cell disease and historically have had lower than average fertility. The sickle cell trait is thus ... balancing selection will act to limit the spread of the trait. Therefore, in regions affected by malaria, the sickle cell trait ... When the sickle cell trait is introduced into a region affected by malaria, balancing selection will, on one hand, act to ...
*  Hereditary persistence of fetal hemoglobin
A similar mechanism occurs with persons who have sickle cell trait. Approximately 40% of the hemoglobin is in the HbS form ... In persons with sickle cell disease, high levels of fetal hemoglobin as found in a newborn or as found abnormally in persons ... the HbF causes the sickle cell disease to be less severe. In essence the HbF inhibits polymerization of HbS. ...
*  Anaplastic lymphoma kinase
Mariño-Enríquez A, Ou WB, Weldon CB, Fletcher JA, Pérez-Atayde AR (Mar 2011). "ALK rearrangement in sickle cell trait- ... Yaakup H, Sagap I, Fadilah SA (Oct 2008). "Primary oesophageal Ki (CD30)-positive ALK+ anaplastic large cell lymphoma of T-cell ... activates Stat3 and protects hematopoietic cells from cell death". Oncogene. 21 (7): 1038-47. doi:10.1038/sj.onc.1205152. PMID ... The EML4-ALK fusion gene is responsible for approximately 3-5% of non-small-cell lung cancer(NSCLC). The vast majority of cases ...
*  Sickle-cell disease
... chance of having sickle-cell disease and a 50% chance of having sickle-cell trait. When both parents have sickle-cell trait, a ... In sickle-cell disease, low oxygen tension promotes red blood cell sickling and repeated episodes of sickling damage the cell ... chance of sickle-cell disease, 25% do not carry any sickle-cell alleles, and 50% have the heterozygous condition. Sickle-cell ... The protective effect of sickle-cell trait does not apply to people with sickle cell disease; in fact, they are more vulnerable ...
*  Kleihauer-Betke test
This could be caused by a process in the mother which causes persistent elevation of fetal hemoglobin, e.g. sickle cell trait. ... Certain hemoglobinopathies, the most common of which is sickle cell trait, do this. Overall, somewhere around 1-3% of the time ... the size of a fetal red blood cell is 1.22 times that of an adult red blood cell; the KB stain is known to have a mean success ... 2000 cells are counted under the microscope and a percentage of fetal to maternal cells is calculated. In those with positive ...
*  Renal cortical necrosis
"Acute cortical necrosis following renal transplantation in a case of sickle cell trait". Indian Journal of Nephrology. 21 (4): ... Infected abortion Prolonged intrauterine fetal death Severe eclampsia HIV Snake bites Binge drinking Shock Trauma Sickle cell ...
*  Microhematuria
proteinuria hematuria myoglobinuria hemoglobinuria "Sickle Cell trait and Hematuria: Information for healtchare providers" (PDF ... such as IgA nephropathy or Sickle cell trait, which should be monitored by a doctor. The American Urological Association (AUA) ... recommends a definition of microscopic hematuria as three or more red blood cells per high-power microscopic field in urinary ...
*  Evolutionary medicine
July 2005). "Sickle cell trait and the risk of Plasmodium falciparum malaria and other childhood diseases". J. Infect. Dis. 192 ... a common mechanism that may explain protection against falciparum malaria in sickle trait and beta-thalassemia trait". Blood. ... Obesity Phenylketonuria Placebos Osteoporosis Red blood cell polymorphism disorders Sickle cell anemia Sickness behavior ... Why do we all have wisdom teeth, an appendix, and cells that can divide out of control? The paper of Paul Ewald in 1980, " ...
*  Martin Anderson case
... "sickle cell crisis" is a sickle cell disease-not the same as sickle cell trait. By itself, the sickle cell trait is not harmful ... He noted that exertional sickle crisis in sickle cell trait has a 70 percent mortality, and that the video described a classic ... James CM (1990). "Sickle cell trait and military service". J R Nav Med Serv. 76 (1): 9-13. PMID 2197408. Obata K, Mattiello J, ... People with sickle cell trait can lead perfectly healthy lives. But beyond that, he said, hospital records indicate Anderson's ...
*  Normocytic anemia
... an increased production of HbS as seen in sickle cell disease (not sickle cell trait); an increased destruction or loss of red ... Sickle cells for sickle cell anemia, Spherocytes for immune-mediated hemolysis or hereditary spherocytosis, Elliptocytosis for ... E.g. Bite cells and/or blistor cells for oxidative hemolysis, Acanthocytes for pyruvate kinase deficiency or McLeod phenotype, ... The issue is thought of as representing any of the following: a decreased production of normal-sized red blood cells (e.g., ...
*  List of hematologic conditions
Hemoglobinopathies and Thalassemias "Sickle Cell Trait and Other Hemoglobinopathies and Diabetes: Important Information for ... Yawata, Yoshihito (2003). Cell membrane: the red blood cell as a model. Wiley-VCH. p. 227. ISBN 9783527304639. Retrieved 11 ... excessive blood cell destruction (hemolysis) or deficient red blood cell production (ineffective hematopoiesis). Based on 2005- ... An anemia is a decrease in number of red blood cells (RBCs) or less than the normal quantity of hemoglobin in the blood. ...
*  Human genetic resistance to malaria
A scientist named Haldane hypothesized that the sickle cell trait is able to preserve the sickle trait by providing protection ... The trait is preserved in those that carry the trait and exhibit sickle cell anemia symptoms. Elguero studies proved that the ... All of these are in malarious areas, Sickle cell - The gene for HbS associated with sickle-cell is today distributed widely ... Allison AC (1954). "Protection Afforded by Sickle-cell Trait Against Subtertian Malarial Infection" (PDF). Br Med J. 1 (4857): ...
*  Sickle cell-beta thalassemia
The disease may range in severity from being relatively benign and like sickle cell trait to being similar to sickle cell ... Patients with sickle cell-beta thalassemia may present with painful crises similar to patients with sickle cell disease Sickle ... Sickle cell-beta thalassemia (Sickle cell-β thalassemia) is an inherited blood disorder. ... Ashley-Koch, A; Yang, Q; Olney, R. S. (2000). "Sickle hemoglobin (HbS) allele and sickle cell disease: A HuGE review". American ...
*  Geno Atkins
During his freshman year at the University of Georgia, Atkins learned he suffers from Sickle cell trait. Geno is the son of ...