Hap Farber, Author at Renal and Urology News

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Respiratory Failure in Sickle cell anemia; Acute Chest Syndrome

Acute Chest Syndrome (ACS) Synonyms Sickle Cell Disease (SCD), Sickle Cell Anemia (SCA) Related Conditions Vaso-occlusive Crisis (VOC), Sickle Cell Crisis, Acute Lung Injury (ALI), Sickle Cell Chronic Lung Disease (SCCLD), Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension 1. Description of the problem Pulmonary complications account for a significant proportion of morbidity and mortality in patients with sickle cell…

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