Overview

sickle cell


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

An abnormal red blood cell that contains mostly HbS or HbS and another hemoglobin variant. Such cells occur chiefly in sickle‐cell anemia and in the sickle‐cell trait. At low oxygen ...

Subjects: Chemistry.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.