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Old Wed Apr 8, 2015, 09:12 AM
Marlene Marlene is offline
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Temporary allergies

Interesting article on transfusions and temporary allergies acquired from the donor. Even though very rare, it's good to know about this especially if it's your child getting the transfusion.

http://www.scientificamerican.com/ar...id=SA_Facebook
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Marlene, wife to John DX w/SAA April 2002, Stable partial remission; Treated with High Dose Cytoxan, Johns Hopkins, June 2002. Final phlebotomy 11/2016. As of January 2017, FE is 233, HGB 11.7, WBC 5.1/ANC 4.0, Plts 146K.
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