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Is there any permanent cure for sickle cell disorder in a child?

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Dr. Robin Larabee
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

However, bmt is a very complex and potentially dangerous medical treatment that should only be performed if the benefits outweigh the significant risks. For most children with sickle cell disease, temporary treatment is the only realistic therapy.

In brief: Yes

However, bmt is a very complex and potentially dangerous medical treatment that should only be performed if the benefits outweigh the significant risks. For most children with sickle cell disease, temporary treatment is the only realistic therapy.
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