"Hemoglobin, Sickle" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An abnormal hemoglobin resulting from the substitution of valine for glutamic acid at position 6 of the beta chain of the globin moiety. The heterozygous state results in sickle cell trait, the homozygous in sickle cell anemia.
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