Sickle Cell Anemia

Description

Sickle cell anemias are chronic hemolytic diseases that may induce three types of acute accidents: severe anemia, severe bacterial infections, and ischemic vasoocclusive accidents (VOA) caused by sickle-shaped red blood cells obstructing small blood vessels and capillaries. Many diverse complications can occur.

Clinical Features

Top most frequent phenotypes and symptoms related to Sickle Cell Anemia

  • Intellectual disability
  • Pain
  • Anemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hepatomegaly
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • Respiratory distress
  • Splenomegaly
  • Renal insufficiency

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Incidence and onset information

— Based on the latest data available Sickle Cell Anemia have a estimated prevalence of 22 per 100k worldwide.
No data available about the known clinical features onset.

Alternative names

Sickle Cell Anemia Is also known as sickle cell disease.

Researches and researchers

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Sickle Cell Anemia Recommended genes panels

Panel Name, Specifity and genes Tested/covered
MitoMetĀ®Plus aCGH Analysis.

By Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (United States).

RGS9, RHO, GRK1, RLBP1, RNASEL, BCS1L, RP1, RP2, RP9, RPE65, RPGR, RPL35A, MRPL3, RPS14, RS1, SAG, SARDH, SCO2, SCP2, SDHB , (...)

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Specificity
1 %
Genes
10 %
Sickle Cell Disease Mutation Analysis.

By Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (United States).

HBB
Specificity
100 %
Genes
3 %
GeneAware Complete Panel Version 2 (Female).

By Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (United States).

RMRP, BCS1L, SACS, BLM, SGCA, SGCB, SGCG, SGSH, SLC12A6, SLC17A5, SLC22A5, SLC25A13, SLC25A15, SLC26A2, SLC35A3, SLC7A7, SMN1, SMPD1, BTD, BTK , (...)

View the complete list with 139 more genes
Specificity
1 %
Genes
3 %
GeneAware Complete Panel Version 2 (Male).

By Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (United States).

RMRP, BCS1L, SACS, BLM, SGCA, SGCB, SGCG, SGSH, SLC12A6, SLC17A5, SLC22A5, SLC25A13, SLC25A15, SLC26A2, SLC35A3, SLC7A7, SMN1, SMPD1, BTD, TGM1 , (...)

View the complete list with 129 more genes
Specificity
1 %
Genes
3 %
GeneAware Basic Panel Version 2 (Female).

By Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (United States).

SMN1, CFTR, DMD, FMR1, HBA1, HBA2, HBB
Specificity
15 %
Genes
3 %
GeneAware Basic Panel Version 2 (Male).

By Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (United States).

SMN1, CFTR, HBA1, HBA2, HBB
Specificity
20 %
Genes
3 %
GeneAware ACMG/ACOG Panel Version 2 (Male).

By Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (United States).

BLM, SMN1, SMPD1, MCOLN1, CFTR, FANCC, GBA, HBA1, HBA2, HBB, HEXA, ELP1, ASPA
Specificity
8 %
Genes
3 %
GeneAware ACMG/ACOG Panel Version 2 (Female).

By Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (United States).

BLM, SMN1, SMPD1, MCOLN1, CFTR, DMD, FANCC, FMR1, GBA, HBA1, HBA2, HBB, HEXA, ELP1, ASPA
Specificity
7 %
Genes
3 %

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Sources and references

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