Contribution of sickle cell disease to the occurrence of developmental disabilities: A population-based study.
AshleyKoch A, Murphy CC, Khoury MJ, Boyle CA
Genet Med 2001;3(3):181-186.
Review by : V. Kretschmer.
The article has only little relation to transfusion besides the fact that in sickle cell anemia developmental disabilities often occur that should be prevented by aggressive interventions in order to prevent stroke, e.g., by red cell transfusions.
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