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Posted On : 12/26/2017 23:00:27
in case of thallesemia where s,ferritin goes above 4000microgram , lit despite giving deferasirox .what should be the future course _?what should be the target level for ser.ferritin
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Target level for Ferritin should be less than 1000. If it is not coming under control with deferasirox, then rule out non-compliance. If compliance is not an issue, then other chelators such as desferral may be considered.
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fazeel shahzad
add iv desferoxamine ..target below 500...recheck after 6 months
10 months ago
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Muhammed yasir
500-1000
10 months ago



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