Comparative efficacy of deferiprone, deferoxamine and combination of deferiprone and deferoxamine on serum ferritin value in Beta-Thalassemia patients

@inproceedings{Mirbehbahani2015ComparativeEO,
  title={Comparative efficacy of deferiprone, deferoxamine and combination of deferiprone and deferoxamine on serum ferritin value in Beta-Thalassemia patients},
  author={N B Mirbehbahani and Azam Jahazi and H. M. Amlashi and Nasser Behnampour},
  year={2015}
}
Background: Iron overload is a predictable and life-threatening complication in patients with thalassemia. Effective and convenient iron chelation remains one of the main targets of clinical management of thalassemia major. The development of a safe and effective chelator has been the goal for many years. Aims and Objective: It was aimed to compare the effect of deferiprone, deferoxamine and combination of deferiprone and deferoxamine on serum ferritin value in beta-thalassemia patients… CONTINUE READING

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