Sickle Cell Disease is an encompassing term used to describe types of sickle cell conditions. We break down the 4 main types of Sickle Cell and their severity. Also learn how Sickle Cell is diagnosed, what the symptoms are, and what treatment options are available.
If your newborn or young child has been diagnosed with sickle cell disease, you likely have a lot of questions. The good news is, with the right care, many children with sickle cell live long, healthy lives. Arkansas Children's can diagnose, evaluate and treat children who have sickle cell disease.