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Thalassemia: Compare Costs for a treatment abroad

Here you will find the leading foreign clinics focused on "Thalassemia". All clinics presented were selected on the basis of the analysis of the annual quality report. We will be happy to assist you in establishing contact with the specialists of the selected clinics and will support you at all stages of your trip arrangement. The result of your treatment is very important for us!

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Vivantes Neukölln Hospital Berlin

10/10 from 23 Votes

The Vivantes Neukölln Hospital is the maximum care hospital and one of the largest healthcare facilities in Berlin.   There are more than 20 specialized departments and centers, including pediatric departments. In total, the hospital has 1,200 beds.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
3719
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Berlin

University Hospital Rechts der Isar of the Munich Technical University

10/10 from 70 Votes

The Rechts der Isar Hospital is the University Hospital of the Technical University of Munich. There is intensive cooperation between the research facilities of the TU and the hospital in numbers of areas.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2749
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
223495
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Munich

Academic Hospital Harlaching Munich

9.2/10 from 32 Votes

The Academic Hospital Harlaching is an emergency medical care facility offering top-class service. With about 700 beds, the hospital treats about 32,000 patients every year.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2809
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Munich

Academic Hospital Asklepios Barmbek Hamburg

9.5/10 from 23 Votes

As an Academic Hospital of the University of Hamburg, the Asklepios Barmbek Hospital offers a wide range of medical services in the field of conservative and surgical treatment. The hospital was opened in 2005 and today it is one of the best and modern medical centers in Europe.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
3530
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Hamburg

Academic Hospital Schwabing Munich

8.5/10 from 7 Votes

The Schwabing Clinic is a modern medical facility with a high level of service. The clinic has high-tech modern equipment, making it one of the best hospitals not only in Germany but also in Europe. There are comfortable single and double rooms with shower and toilet, TV, telephone and radio.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2709
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Munich

Academic Hospital Neuperlach Munich

9.8/10 from 11 Votes

The Neuperlach Clinic is a modern medical facility with a high level of service. The clinic has high-tech modern equipment, making it one of the best hospitals not only in Germany but also in Europe. There are comfortable single and double rooms with shower and toilet, TV, telephone and radio.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2853
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Munich

University Hospital Frankfurt am Main

9.5/10 from 97 Votes

The University Hospital Frankfurt is part of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main. The hospital was founded in 1914 and today it is a famous German medical institution with rich traditions. The hospital treats about 49,000 inpatients and 220,000 outpatients every year.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2856
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
223421
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Frankfurt am Main

St. Vincentius Clinic Karlsruhe

9.8/10 from 23 Votes

The St. Vincentius Clinic is the largest multidisciplinary medical institution and academiс hospital of the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg. Treatment and diagnosis of patients is conducted by doctors with a scientific degree. They are introducing the latest progressive techniques.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2808
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
223245
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Karlsruhe

University Hospital Muenster

9.8/10 from 78 Votes

The University Hospital Muenster is one of the most respected multi-field medical centers in Germany. It consists of more than 30 departments and numerous research institutes and centers. Every year over 58,000 inpatients are treated here and nearly 475,000 patients receive medical care on the outpatient basis.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2832
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
223274
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Muenster

Vivantes Humboldt Hospital Berlin

9.7/10 from 23 Votes

An academic clinic of the university medical complex Charité, the Vivantes Humboldt Hospital is one of the largest specialized medical institutions in Berlin.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
3703
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Berlin

University Hospital Duesseldorf

9.9/10 from 71 Votes

The University Hospital Dusseldorf  is a maximum-care hospital, and as such, we at Dusseldorf University, or UKD, are a byword for international top-quality service in all areas of medical care.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2783
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
223068
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Duesseldorf

Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center

9.9/10 from 23 Votes

The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov) is the second largest and one of the most advanced healthcare and research institutions in Israel. Founded in 1961, it still enjoys popularity among the local population and draws thousands of international patients.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
0.00
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
0.00
location_onCountry: Israel
location_searchingCity: Tel Aviv

Hannover Medical School

9.8/10 from 43 Votes

The Hannover Medical School (MHH) is one of the most efficient medical universities in Germany, treating more than 63,000 inpatients and 460,000 outpatients annually.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2939
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
243161
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Hannover
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University Hospital Cologne

9.8/10 from 82 Votes

The University Hospital Cologne is included in the Focus magazine rating of top German hospitals 2017 and offers patients first-class medical care meeting the latest medical advancements.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2802
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
223428
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Cologne
certificate

Hospital Waldbrol Oberberg

9.7/10 from 23 Votes

The Waldbröl District Hospital has the state-of-the-art medical equipment and is the certified Cancer Center. The key goal of the Hospital is to provide patients with a competent individual medical care and nursing.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
2664
Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (stem cell transplant) in thalassemia
203648
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Waldbrоl

Vivantes Am Urban Hospital Berlin

9.7/10 from 23 Votes

The Vivantes Am Urban Hospital is an academic clinic at the Charité University Hospital. Many departments of the hospital are recognized for their outstanding medical and patient care services.

Diagnosis of Thalassemia
3852
location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Berlin

About the disease

Thalassemia is a condition, whereas blood creates the abnormal form of hemoglobin. This condition is inherited and if both parents of a child have thalassemia a child is likely to inherit a more severe case of thalassemia.

In thalassemia blood creates the abnormal form of hemoglobin, which is a protein in red blood cells. In people with thalassemic red blood cells are destructed by the abnormal form of hemoglobin. As a result, a person has low amount of red blood cells in the blood. This can lead to anemia in severe cases.

The cause of thalassemia genetic mutation. A child can inherit thalassemia even if only one of his/her parents have thalassemia. There are three main types of thalassemia: type alpha, type beta and type minor. The minor type of thalassemia is less dangerous that alpha and beta types, as in those two types either alpha globin or beta globin genes are affected by the mutation. In minor types of thalassemia a person may not even have symptoms of this disease or they will be very minor. Nonetheless, this person still is a carrier of thalassemia  and can pass this condition to their children, especially if his/her partner also has thalassemia . According to the  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this disease is most predominant in Asian and Middle East countries.

Symptoms

  • Deformities of bones
  • Paleness
  • Weakness
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Delayed growth of bones and general development
  • In some cases dark urine

Diagnosis

  • During a general examination a doctor will ask about the family history of a patient to determine if parents have thalassemia. A doctor will also examine the skin of a patient and inquire about his/her stamina and overall health condition.
  • A blood tests is used to determine if a person has thalassemia. Blood tests can determine the type of thalassemia as well. A hemoglobin is separated from other molecules to determine the type of its abnormality.
  • An imaging tests are used to determine if the spleen of a patient is enlarged due to thalassemia.

Treatment

  • Conservative treatment uses prescription of different vitamins and supplements which contain iron. Blood transfusions are recommended in some cases as well.
  • Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation is a surgery used to transplant the bone marrow and thus normalize the blood cell production and also remove the defect of hemoglobin abnormality.



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