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Spinal cord compression in homozygous beta thalassaemia


, : Spinal cord compression in homozygous beta thalassaemia. Surgical Neurology 13(5): 351-354

Spinal cord compression due to extramedullary haemopoietic tissue in a case of beta thalassaemia and G6 PD deficiency is described. Surgical decompression alone had no beneficial effect. However, the addition of radiotherapy proved very useful.

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PMID: 7385000


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