This word quickly becomes commonplace within the world of Sickle Cell, but many people outside of the medical field have never even heard of it. Check out this infographic as a starting point for explaining the what and how of these tiny, but important blood cells.
ANEMIA IN SICKLE CELL
This easily misunderstood topic confuses even those in the medical field who are unfamiliar with the intricacies of hematology. This simple visual explains the difference between typical iron deficiency related anemia and that related to Sickle Cell.
BONE MARROW AND SICKLE CELL
Need a quick way to explain the difference between healthy red blood and sickle cells? Working with someone who is involved in Bone Marrow or Stem Cell transplants? This is a great first step to laying the foundation. Email us for a clear, color PDF version of this infographic.
INCREASED PLATELETS IN SICKLE CELL
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