Abbottabad -- Blood screening before marriage can avoid the chances of Thalassemia
among the newly born kids and this is the only way to control the spread of Thalassemia
in the country this was said by speakers here at Jalal Baba Auditorium at the one day seminar organized by the Save Life Thalassemia
Patients here on Wednesday.
LAHORE -- The Blood Donor Society of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS), in collaboration with Kashif Iqbal Thalassemia
Care Centre (KITCC), observed the Red Day, organised a thalassemia
awareness seminar with the aim of making the country thalassemia
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva and vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva have visited Thalassemia
NAWABSHAH -- A large number of students, social workers, villagers and PTI members gathered to the blood donation camp at the Maharba Marriage Hall sakrand to donate blood for thalassemia
patients of Nawabshah Thalassemia
Centre, says a press release.
BAHAWALPUR -- The department of Social Work, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur in collaboration with the Punjab Thalassemia
Prevention Program organized a seminar about the awareness of thalassemia
KARACHI -- Sindh Health Department has failed to keep its promise of setting up Thalassemia
Treatment Centers in the province for treatment of thalassemia
suffering children at government level despite lapse of over two years.
In routine laboratory practice, the diagnosis of beta thalassemia
trait is usually made by characteristic findings in the hemoglobin evaluation and the red blood cell count and indices.
IRBIL, Nov 20 (KUNA) -- The Thalassemia
Hospital in Irbil said Monday Thalassemia
cases have increased in Iraq's Kurdistan province because of shortage in medication.
The national thalassemia
screening program for prevention of [beta]-thal major in Iran was initiated based on pre-marital screening since 1997 because of the high prevalence of [beta]-thalassemia
About 5% of the world's population is the carrier of hemoglobin pathologies resulting in 300,000 newborns with thalassemia
They extended their gratitude to the Commander of the Navy and all naval personnel for sponsoring a Deferoxamine Infusion Pump which is used to remove excess iron from the body in thalassemia
Methods: This descriptive study females of child bearing age visiting FMH OPD presenting with hypochromic microcytic anemia were selected by non-probability purposive sampling and screened for beta thalassemia