Which centers have better long-term survival rates for transfusion-induced iron overload?

Updated: May 07, 2021
  • Author: Geneva E Guarin, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Compliance with chelation therapy for transfusion-induced iron overload is specific to the treatment center, with better long-term survival in centers that have experience in chelation management than in centers where small numbers of patients are treated. [119]


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