Splenic function was measured in adult patients with sickle cell anaemia by using a simple, non-isotopic method. A significant direct correlation between age and splenic dysfunction was found. This progressive age-dependent impairment of splenic function may have important clinical implications.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Medical Science Research|
|Publication status||Published - 1988|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)