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Hemoglobin SC

Hemoglobin SC: Introduction

Hemoglobin SC: A genetic blood disorder where the patient inherits a gene for hemoglobin S from one parent and hemoglobin C from another. Severity of symptoms is variable. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hemoglobin SC is available below.

Symptoms of Hemoglobin SC

Treatments for Hemoglobin SC

  • Haemoglobin SC disease is a form of sickle cell disease, but is usually not as severe as other forms of sickle cell disease. Treatments include:
    • Prevention of infection
      • Penicillin prophylaxis in children
      • Use of pneumococcal vaccine
      • Prompt treatment of infections in adults
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Causes of Hemoglobin SC

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