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Posted by: Reshma | 2008/10/21

Thalassaemia

Hello

My husband did a bloo test last week and got the results today.
Doctor said they found Thalassaemia in his blood, what is this.
He is a vegetarian.

Pls help, thank u

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Hallo Reshma
It is a hereditary blood condition - see http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/Thalassemia/Thalassemia_WhatIs.html
It causes anemia but can be managed by regular follow ups
Dr Bets

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