Review Article May 2016 AEMED

An overview of pulmonary manifestations in sickle cell disease

The increased survival of patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) into adulthood leads an increased incidence of multiorgan dysfunction. The lung is one of the most common organs that may be involved in SCD. The pulmonary manifestations of SCD are the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in these patients. Although pulmonary manifestations of SCD are very common, they remain…

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  • Recieved 23.03.2016
  • Accepted 13.04.2016
  • Published Online 13.04.2016
  • Printed 01.05.2016
  • DOI 10.4328/AEMED.84
  • Author Ramazan Öcal
  • Identifier J Ann Eu Med 2016;4(2): 53-6
  • Index Page 53-6
  • How to Cite Ramazan Öcal . An overview of pulmonary manifestations in sickle cell disease. J Ann Eu Med 2016;4(2): 53-6
  • Running Title Lungs in Sickle Cell Disease
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