Sickle Cell Anemia

Cailey Homer

What is Sickle Cell Anemia?

  • Blood Disorder
  • Affects the protein in the red bold cells that help carry oxygen
  • Curved disk shape instead of a round disk
  • Stiff and Sticky
  • Block blood flow vessels of limbs and organs

Works Citied

Sickle cell anemia. Nemours Foundation. 2013. http://kidshealth.org/teen/diseases_conditions/blood/sickle_cell_anemia.html# April 16th, 2013


What Is Sickle Cell Anemia. National Institutes Of Health. Department Of Health and Human Services. http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/sca/ April 16th, 2013