Sickle Cell Anemia Research Paper by hicaliber

Sickle Cell Anemia
An in-depth look at sickle cell anemia.
# 94492 | 2,929 words | 13 sources | MLA | 2006 | US
Published on Apr 30, 2007 in Engineering (Biomedical) , Hot Topics (General) , Medical and Health (General)


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Description:

This paper reviews and discusses sickle cell anemia. According to the paper, sickle cell anemia is an inherited blood disorder characterized primarily by chronic anemia and periodic episodes of pain. Sickle cell anemia is in essence a condition in which there is insufficient healthy blood cells to convey oxygen to the body.

Outline:
Definition and Description
Inheritance and Genetics
Incidence
Symptoms
Brief Historical Overview
Prognosis and Treatment

Sample of Sources Used:

  • A Brief History of Sickle Cell Disease. May 31, 2006. http://sickle.bwh.harvard.edu/scd_history.html
  • Anemia, Sickle Cell. May 31, 2006. http://www.emedicine.com/EMERG/topic26.htm
  • Genetic Disease Profile: Sickle Cell Anemia. May 31, 2006.http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/posters/chromosome/sca.shtml
  • Genetic Disease Profile: Sickle Cell Anemia. May 31, 2006. http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/posters/chromosome/sca.shtml
  • Sickle cell anemia. May 31, 2006. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/sickle-cell-anemia/DS00324

Cite this Research Paper:

APA Format

Sickle Cell Anemia (2007, April 30) Retrieved October 25, 2014, from http://www.academon.com/research-paper/sickle-cell-anemia-94492/

MLA Format

"Sickle Cell Anemia" 30 April 2007. Web. 25 October. 2014. <http://www.academon.com/research-paper/sickle-cell-anemia-94492/>

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