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Can sickle cell cause death?

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Laura Schobert

Sickle cell is not fatal on it's own. Left untreaded it can cause other issues that can be fatal. Such as Splenic sequestration. Sudden pooling of blood in the spleen (splenic sequestration) can result in a very severe anemia and death.

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