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How can I treat sickle cell crisis?
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Aggressively
Treatment is of an urgent nature and requires hospitalization typically.
The emphasis is on aggressive IV fluid replacement, pain control, treatment of underlying issues such as infection, bloood transfusion or exchange as determined by your hematologist.

In brief: Aggressively
Treatment is of an urgent nature and requires hospitalization typically.
The emphasis is on aggressive IV fluid replacement, pain control, treatment of underlying issues such as infection, bloood transfusion or exchange as determined by your hematologist.
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
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Dr. Craig MacArthur
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: Hydration and meds
Increase your oral intake of liquids.
Use pain medications like Ibuprofen and prescribed opioids (codeine, hydrocodone, morphine, oxycodone) around the clock, . Contact your doctor if you do not have access to these interventions, these interventions are not working, or you also have fever with pain crisis.

In brief: Hydration and meds
Increase your oral intake of liquids.
Use pain medications like Ibuprofen and prescribed opioids (codeine, hydrocodone, morphine, oxycodone) around the clock, . Contact your doctor if you do not have access to these interventions, these interventions are not working, or you also have fever with pain crisis.
Dr. Craig MacArthur
Dr. Craig MacArthur
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