Diamond Blackfan Anemia

Jeffrey Lipton, MD., PhD, Chief, Pediatric Hematology, Oncology & Cell Transplantation, Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York, discusses Diamond Blackfan Anemia, a very rare blood disorder that is usually diagnosed by age one or two. Topics include: how the diagnosis is made, signs and symptoms, birth defects, failure of the bone marrow, genetics and the importance of family history of disease in DBA cases, treatment options, successful remission, and stem cell/bone marrow transplantation.

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