12 relations: Blood transfusion, Chelation therapy, Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia, Gene therapy, Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, Hemoglobinopathy, KLF1, List of hematologic conditions, National Institutes of Health, Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man, Splenomegaly, Thalassemia.
Blood transfusion is generally the process of receiving blood or blood products into one's circulation intravenously.
Chelation therapy is a medical procedure that involves the administration of chelating agents to remove heavy metals from the body.
Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia (CDA) is a rare blood disorder, similar to the thalassemias.
In the medicine field, gene therapy (also called human gene transfer) is the therapeutic delivery of nucleic acid into a patient's cells as a drug to treat disease.
Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is the transplantation of multipotent hematopoietic stem cells, usually derived from bone marrow, peripheral blood, or umbilical cord blood.
Hemoglobinopathy is a kind of genetic defect that results in abnormal structure of one of the globin chains of the hemoglobin molecule.
Krueppel-like factor 1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the KLF1 gene.
There are many conditions of or affecting the human hematologic system — the biological system that includes plasma, platelets, leukocytes, and erythrocytes, the major components of blood and the bone marrow.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the primary agency of the United States government responsible for biomedical and public health research, founded in the late 1870s.
Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) is a continuously updated catalog of human genes and genetic disorders and traits, with a particular focus on the gene-phenotype relationship.
Splenomegaly is an enlargement of the spleen.
Thalassemias are inherited blood disorders characterized by abnormal hemoglobin production.