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Beta Thalassemia Major (Pediatrics)

Supportive Care


Experience with laparoscopic splenectomy. (opens new window)

Esposito C, Schaarschmidt K, Settimi A, Montupet P.

Source‎: J Pediatr Surg 2001;36(2):309-11.

Indexed‎: PubMed 11172422

DOI‎: 10.1053/jpsu.2001.20703 (opens new window)

Beta-thalassemia. (opens new window)

Galanello R, Origa R.

Source‎: Orphanet J Rare Dis 2010;5:11.

Indexed‎: PubMed 20492708

DOI‎: 10.1186/1750-1172-5-11 (opens new window)

Partial radiofrequency ablation of the spleen in thalassemia. (opens new window)

Hashemieh M, Akhlaghpoor S, Azarkeivan A, Azizahari A, Shirkavand A, Sheibani K.

Source‎: Diagn Interv Radiol 2012;18(4):397-402.

Indexed‎: PubMed 22328281

DOI‎: 10.4261/1305-3825.DIR.4537-11.1 (opens new window)

Laparoscopic splenectomy in patients under the age of eighteen. Experience in 18 cases. (opens new window)

Vecchio R, Marchese S, Gelardi V, Vicari S, Cacciola E, Cacciola RR, Intagliata E.

Source‎: G Chir 2011;32(5):279-85.

Indexed‎: PubMed 21619784 (opens new window)

Dietary Supplements and Other Supportive Therapies

Effect of antioxidant therapy on hepatic fibrosis and liver iron concentrations in β-thalassemia major patients. (opens new window)

Elalfy MS, Adly AA, Attia AA, Ibrahim FA, Mohammed AS, Sayed AM.

Source‎: Hemoglobin 2013;37(3):257-76.

Indexed‎: PubMed 23565660

DOI‎: 10.3109/03630269.2013.778866 (opens new window)

Treatment of vitamin D deficiency in transfusion-dependent thalassemia. (opens new window)

Fung EB, Aguilar C, Micaily I, Haines D, Lal A.

Source‎: Am J Hematol 2011;86(10):871-3.

Indexed‎: PubMed 21818763

DOI‎: 10.1002/ajh.22117 (opens new window)

Effect of wheat grass tablets on the frequency of blood transfusions in Thalassemia Major. (opens new window)

Singh K, Pannu MS, Singh P, Singh J.

Source‎: Indian J Pediatr 2010;77(1):90-1.

Indexed‎: PubMed 20135271

DOI‎: 10.1007/s12098-010-0002-8 (opens new window)