Thalassemia major is a genetic disorder. Patients suffering from thalassemia major currently need life long blood transfusion and iron chelation. The only curative option available is bone marrow transplant which is not available to everyone due to lack of a matched donor.
Every year, nearly 10,000 new thalassemia major patients are born in our country. The best way to prevent thalassemia major is to get yourself and your partner screened for thalassemia trait.
Ask for thalassemia test today!