oa South African Medical Journal - Sickle cell anaemia : report of a case with a note on therapy

Volume 25, Issue 43
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



Sickle cell anaemia in a young woman of Xosa-Liberian parentage is reported, and the pertinent literature reviewed. Radiographic changes in the bones are descriptionbed and illustrated. Treatment by early administration of oxygen and nicotinic acid is discussed.

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