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Is there an effective hormone replacement therapy for alpha thalassemia?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: No

Transfusions are the only effective treatment, and are given if a person's anemia is severe enough. For the mildly anemic, no treatment is needed.

In brief: No

Transfusions are the only effective treatment, and are given if a person's anemia is severe enough. For the mildly anemic, no treatment is needed.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Darren Farnesi
Family Medicine

In brief: Not that I know of

Optimal testosterone levels can promote optimal hematopoeisis (manufacturing of new red blood cells in the bone marrow).
Folic acid, especially a good methylated form of it, might help.

In brief: Not that I know of

Optimal testosterone levels can promote optimal hematopoeisis (manufacturing of new red blood cells in the bone marrow).
Folic acid, especially a good methylated form of it, might help.
Dr. Darren Farnesi
Dr. Darren Farnesi
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