Annals of Saudi Medicine - Volume 31, issue 3

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0975-4466
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0256-4947

Abstract

Sickle cell disease (SCD) is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by production of abnormal hemoglobin S and is associated with high morbidity and mortality. Information about the prevalence of SCD in Saudi Arabia is patchy and probably underestimated, but studies have reported that SCD

Journal: Annals of Saudi Medicine, vol. 31, no. 3, 2011

Abstract

We appreciate with interests raised by Dr. Jayadevan Sreedharan.

The department of primary care shares medical care with the diabetic centre at the endocrinology department. We felt it would be wise to involve cohorts of patients through the primary care department to avoid bias of includin

Journal: Annals of Saudi Medicine, vol. 31, no. 3, 2011