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Afghan girl treated for thalassemia from younger sister’s BMT

A six-year-old girl, Hasnat, from Afghanistan, was treated for thalassemia major (also known as Beta Thalassemia) through a bone marrow transplant from her five-year-old sister, at a Delhi hospital recently. The procedure, earlier known to treat cancers like leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma, is now increasingly recognized as an effective treatment option for genetic blood diseases. Hasnat was diagnosed with thalassemia major when…

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Bone marrow transplantation in children with sickle cell disease

Sickle cell anemia is a blood-related disease, which is hereditary and children get this disease from their parents.  The disease is found in Americans especially those whose origin is African. In this disease, the structure of hemoglobin is changed which makes the red blood cells stiff and the cells are converted into sickle form. Patients can go to BMT Clinic for the treatment.…

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Indian Dr.Vikas Dua Successfully Treated Six-Year-Old Afghan Girl Suffering from Thalassemia Major at BMT Clinic Gurgoan

Gurgaon, Haryana, India: Doctors at BMT Clinic treated a six-year-old Afghan girl, Hasnat, suffering from thalassemia major (also known as beta thalassemia), through Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT). The procedure, earlier known to treat some types of cancers like leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma, is now increasingly recognized as an effective treatment option for genetic blood diseases like thalassemia major. Hasnat was diagnosed with…

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