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Describes the symptoms of sickle cell anemia that tend to get somebody hospitalized?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Pain

Pain in bones and joints is the most common reason a person with sickle cell anemia would seek hospital care.
Less common, but much more serious, is pneumonia, infection and stroke.

In brief: Pain

Pain in bones and joints is the most common reason a person with sickle cell anemia would seek hospital care.
Less common, but much more serious, is pneumonia, infection and stroke.
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
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