Thalassemia, a challenging blood disorder affecting Southeast Asian individuals, presents as alpha and beta thalassemia with varying severity levels. Prevention includes carrier screening and genetic counseling to manage risks effectively. Thalassemia’s clinical presentation varies widely, ranging from mild anemia to life-threatening complications such as organ damage and failure. Read the article to know more.

‚ÄčThalassemia, a challenging blood disorder affecting Southeast Asian individuals, presents as alpha and beta thalassemia with varying severity levels. Prevention includes carrier screening and genetic counseling to manage risks effectively. Thalassemia’s clinical presentation varies widely, ranging from mild anemia to life-threatening complications such as organ damage and failure. Read the article to know more.¬†

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