At DESUN there is a premier clinic for the treatment of Thalassemia. DESUN is equipped to conduct several Thalassemia tests for instance Genetic Counselling and Genetic Testing. At DESUN doctors use three standard treatments for moderate and severe forms of Thalassemia. These include Blood Transfusions, Chelation (Ke-LAY-shun) Therapy, and Folic acid Supplements.
Thalassemia is an inherited autosomal recessive blood disease that originated in the Mediterranean region thousands of years ago.
A normal person has 46 Chromosomes, 23 from their father and 23 from their mother. All forms of Thalassemia are inherited, passed from parents who carry the mutated Thalassemia gene in their DNA, to their children.
The following are the possibilities-
Mild to severe Anemia.
Individuals with mild Anemia encounter-
Individuals with severe Anemia encounter-
An individual with only the Thalassemia trait would require to have-
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