Diamond Blackfan Anaemia

Congenital hypoplastic anaemia. An autosomal recessive [MIM 205900], occasionally consanguineous condition associated with pure red cell aplasia of early infancy onset with anaemia, pallor, failure to thrive; 30% of patients have minor physical abnormalities—e.g., short stature, thumb deformities, ocular changes
Management Transfusion, corticosteroids, bone marrow transplantation, growth factor therapy
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Chloe suffers from Diamond Blackfan Anaemia - a condition which affects just 700 people in the world and means the body doesn't produce enough red blood cells.
Chloe Gray's diamond blackfan anaemia is a condition only 700 people have worldwide.
Kieron Fairclough, from Bootle, was diagnosed with a condition called Diamond Blackfan Anaemia (DBA) when he was just two, which means his bone marrow doesn't produce enough blood cells.
Forty-year-old Dawn Cattermole has Diamond Blackfan Anaemia, a blood disease that has left her with osteoporosis and brittle bones, and so does her seven-year-old daughter, Emmey-Jo.
Samuel, who appeared on the ITV series, Kids With Cameras: Diary of a Children's Ward, has Diamond Blackfan Anaemia (DBA) - a rare blood condition whose sufferers fail to produce red blood cells properly.
Clinical and laboratory evidence for a tri lineage haematopoietic defect in patients with refractory Diamond Blackfan anaemia.
University of Huddersfield student Leigh Bowser is trying to highlight a rare blood condition called Diamond Blackfan Anaemia, as her young niece Chloe suffers from it.
Charlie Whitaker was born with Diamond Blackfan Anaemia (DBA), a rare condition that prevented his body from making red blood cells.
The girls have Diamond Blackfan anaemia which affects only 125 people in the UK and 600 worldwide.
And tests confirmed her fears that Callum has inherited her Diamond Blackfan anaemia - which affects fewer than 700 people in the world.
The young girl suffers from the rare, life-threatening condition diamond blackfan anaemia.
At that time she was diagnosed with Diamond Blackfan anaemia and again began to need