Related Conditions and Treatments
A blood transfusion is the process of transferring blood or one of its components from one person to another.
Gene therapy is a technique used in an effort to treat or prevent disease.
Hydrops fetalis — or hydrops — is when large amounts of fluid build up in a baby’s tissues and organs, causing extensive swelling.
Iron Chelation Therapy
Iron chelation drugs are used to treat an excess of iron in the body.
Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation
A stem cell transplant (also called bone marrow transplant) is the infusion of healthy stem cells into the body to stimulate new bone marrow growth.
Thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder that causes the body to produce less hemoglobin than normal.