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Troy Bedinghaus, O.D.

How Sickle Cell Disease Affects Your Eyes

By May 27, 2011

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Sickle cell disease is a blood disorder caused by an inherited genetic mutation. People with sickle cell develop crescent-shaped red blood cells when there is reduced oxygen levels.

Sickle cell disease can affect many organs in the body, including the eyes. Learn about the many ways sickle cell affects the eyes.

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