What are the symptoms for Sickle cell disease?

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The symptoms for Sickle cell disease include the following:


  • do you have episodes of severe pain that feels like pins and needles (often triggered by cold, exertion, or infection)?
  • weakness
  • fatigue
  • shortness of breath
  • chest pain or discomfort
  • abdominal pain or discomfort
  • headache
  • seizure
  • joint pain
  • muscle aches
  • penis problem
  • priapism
  • swelling
  • numbness and tingling
  • flank pain
  • blood in urine
  • jaundice
  • abdominal distention
  • bloating

You don't have to have all of the symptoms above to be diagnosed with Sickle cell disease. Take the diagnostic quiz to determine whether you may have this disease.