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What is the treatment for low wbc?

Hello, My daughter is suffering from PRCA ( pure red cell aphasia ). Her WBC are ok but HGB remains low + - 5 though goes upto 7 or 8 with transfusion.Again after few weeks it goes down.Her bone marrow has been said not to be producing proper amount of RBC.Do you have a sure cure for this please ?
Mon, 14 Jul 2014
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You have a serious disease. Pure red cell aplsia is rare disease. Definite treatment is bone marrow transplantation. However it will take lots of time and money. Hla matched donor is required for that. But till you get definite cure you need to maintain on repeated blood transfusion.
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What is the treatment for low wbc?

You have a serious disease. Pure red cell aplsia is rare disease. Definite treatment is bone marrow transplantation. However it will take lots of time and money. Hla matched donor is required for that. But till you get definite cure you need to maintain on repeated blood transfusion.