Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

is pelvic pain a symptom of sickle cell trait

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience Hematology and Oncology
None: Sickle cell trait has no symptoms unless there is another blood problem.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susumu Inoue
53 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Not other than flu: Sickle cell trait does not cause usual symptoms associated with sickle cell disease (homozygous sickle cell, hemglobin s-hemoglobin c disease, and sic ... Read More
7
7 thanks
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Esther Carlin
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Trait is asymptomatc: A person with as hemoglobin (sickle cell trait is almost always asymptomatic themselves but can pass the mutated gene onto their children. A person wi ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me help you: Individuals with sickle cell trait carry only one defective gene and typically live normal lives. Rarely, extreme conditions such as severe dehydratio ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: In a person with sickle cell anemia, red cell get destroyed faster and the person has fewer red cells and lower hemoglobin, among other issues.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: With ss disease a genetic mutation changes the gene sequencing needed for normal hemoglobin production.The alteration changes the way the hemoglobin h ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Esther Carlin
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Gene mutation: Sickle cell trait is caused bu the presence of a single mutation in the beta chain of human hemoglopin a gene. A mutation in one gene on one of a pers ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Hgb SC: Is a sickle cell syndrome but the genetics are different. A woman with HGB sc will pass either a HGB s gene, or a HGB c gene to her child. It is impor ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ball
18 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Many.: Basically, sickle cell disease causes disturbance of the blood vessels, typically smaller vessels. Over time, this can cause many problems. Painful e ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Contradiction in: terms. WBCs do not have sickle cell disorder. Sickle cell disorder is due to a variant hemoglobin and only RBCs have hemoglobin in any quantity to und ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Torkildson
38 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
It is inherited: Hemoglobin (HGB) is a complicated chemical that is in the red blood cells and carries oxygen. We inherit one gene from each parent that makes one of t ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
HgbE beta thal: Your infant may be developing hypersplenism. See a pediatric hemotologist for help.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rupesh Parikh
25 years experience Medical Oncology
May be: May be clot but can have chronic pain that likely is scd related. May also be avascar necrosis or dvt. Rec see a md.
1
1 thank
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Depends on parents: Sickle cell disease (ss) is inherited from your parents. Both parents must have at least one copy of the mutated beta-hemoglobin gene for the child to ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: True sickle cell disease requires a recessive gene contribution from both parents. These parents are asymptomatic carriers and may not know they have ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fareeha Siddiqui
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Depends: It depends on the type of sickle cell disease a patient has, and how many attacks they get in a year and how severe those attacks are.
2
2 thanks
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig MacArthur
33 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes: According to the cdc in the usa, 8-10% of african americans have sickle cell trait and 0.2% have sickle cell disease.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gamal Boutros
38 years experience Neurology
Prevent ss crisis: Hydration, a lot of fluids, oxygenation, Folic Acid supplements, treat infection new studies suggest sickle cell patient cannot vasodilate due to low ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
THALASSEMIA : Hemoglobin e thalassemia have hemolytic anemia more severe and splenomegaly in infants.
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Benjamin
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Probably not: Monoclonal populations of immune cells can be a challenge to diagnose. Conditions like RA can associate with t-cell monoclonal populations. If the c ... Read More
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
No: There are a lot of causes of sick really act pain and it would be unusual to consider ovarian cancer as a cause. There could be Musculoskeletal causes ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Both can be anemic: Hemoglobin electrophoresis is the test to sort this out.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
It doesn't always...: Patients with sickle cell disease can be immunocompromised because the disease causes the loss of your spleen, an important organ that helps the body ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: Sickle cell trait is when a person has one mutated copy of the beta-hemoglobin gene and one normal copy. You always inherit the mutated hemoglobin fro ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month