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Sickle-cell Disease

  1. (noun, state) a congenital form of anemia occurring mostly in blacks; characterized by abnormal blood cells having a crescent shape

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Alternate forms of Sickle-cell Disease

Hypernyms: anaemia, anemia, monogenic disease, monogenic disorder

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