1 Department of Haematology, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
2 Institute for Advanced Medical Research and Training, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
3 Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
4 Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, IL, USA.
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cell disease is a protean disease with limited data on Nigeria's
phenotypic and genetic variants. This study was conducted to provide
baseline data on these variants by characterising the existing forms of
sickle cell disease and correlating these with basic haematological
Materials and Methods
|Table 1. Characteristics of SCD patients and controls.|
|Table 2. Relationship between haematological SCD population and controls.|
|Table 3. Comparison of the Haematological parameters in sickle cell disease patients with haemoglobin genotype and phenotype.|
|Table 4. Haematological parameters in controls with haemoglobin genotype and phenotype.|