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Nursing care plan sickle cell crisis

I. Pathophysiology a. Formation of abnormal hemoglobin chains containing hemoglobin S: When red blood cells (RBCs) are exposed to low oxygen saturation states, hemoglobin S causes the beta cells to contract and clump together inside the cell, thus distorting its … Continue reading

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