Two Studies Provide Insight Into Stroke Risk And Prevention In Young Sickle Cell Anemia Patients
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
blood transfusions combined with daily medication to remove the resulting
excess iron remains the best approach for reducing the risk of recurrent
strokes in young patients with sickle cell anemia, according to a preliminary
analysis of a multicenter trial that includes St. Jude Children's Research
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