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Is there a cure for sickle-hemoglobin C (Hb S-C) disease?

Yes, there is a cure for sickle-hemoglobin C (Hb S-C) disease, but it can be difficult to perform. The cure is bone marrow transplant, which involves finding an uninfected donor, taking bone marrow from that person, and replacing the bone marrow in a person with Hb S-C disease. However, most people do not choose this option because the risks of death and other complications when performing bone marrow transplant surgeries are high. Additionally, finding a donor can be difficult, so the disease is generally left uncured, with doctors treating the symptoms and preventing complications.

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