Guidance: Baby at risk of having sickle cell disease: description in brief

Updated: Updated version of leaflet.

This publication explains the risks for a fetus when both parents carry an unusual haemoglobin gene, at least one of which is sickle cell.

The leaflet includes information about:

what sickle cell disease is the different conditions the baby might inherit diagnostic testing for sickle cell treatment options having another baby
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