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Cooley's anemia

Introduction: Cooley's anemia

Description of Cooley's anemia

Cooley's anemia (medical condition): Thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder characterized by...more »

See also:

Beta thalassemia:
  »Introduction: Beta thalassemia
  »Symptoms of Beta thalassemia
  »Treatments for Beta thalassemia

Cooley's anemia: Related Topics

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Cooley's anemia: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Cooley's anemia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Cooley's anemia, or a subtype of Cooley's anemia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Cooley's anemia as a Disease

Cooley's anemia: Another name for Beta thalassemia (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Beta thalassemia
  »Symptoms of Beta thalassemia
  »Treatments for Beta thalassemia

Cooley's anemia: Related Diseases

Cooley's anemia: Cooley's anemia is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Cooley's anemia (Beta thalassemia)

Some of the symptoms of Cooley's anemia incude:

Treatments for Cooley's anemia (Beta thalassemia)

Treatments for Cooley's anemia (Beta thalassemia) include:

  • Mild cases may require no treatment. Regular blood transfusions are required in more severe cases. Removal (chelation) of iron buildup in body due to blood transfusion, folic acid supplements, surgical removal of spleen or allogeneic hematopoietic transplant may be helpful in some cases. Genetic counseling is recommended
  • Blood transfusions, removal (chelation) of iron buildup in body due to blood transfusion, folic acid supplements, surgical removal of spleen or stem cell transplant. Genetic counseling is recommended

Treatment of Cooley's anemia: For more treatment information about Cooley's anemia, see treatment of Beta thalassemia (Cooley's anemia)

Cooley's anemia: Related Disease Topics

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Source - NIH

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