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Grl 7.5 yrs,has beta thalassemia mjr.Blood transfusion on.Spleen has now grwn.Surgery advised.Sister's,1.5yrs,brth cord saved.pls advise possble treat?

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Dr. Mohammad Khan
Pediatrics

In brief: Thalassemia

Treatment will be: 1.
Blood transfusion 2. Desferrol to reduce iron over load 3. Spleen removal may or may not help 4. Bone marrow transplant may be needed

In brief: Thalassemia

Treatment will be: 1.
Blood transfusion 2. Desferrol to reduce iron over load 3. Spleen removal may or may not help 4. Bone marrow transplant may be needed
Dr. Mohammad Khan
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