Sickle Cell Anemia

Sickle cell anemia is a disease passed down through families in which red blood cells form an abnormal sickle or crescent shape. Red blood cells carry oxygen to the body and are normally shaped like a disc.

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Benign Hematology Program

The Hematology Program at Tufts Medical Center in Boston specializes in treating non-cancerous blood-related illnesses like bleeding and clotting disorders.
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