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Innovative Treatment At Children's May Cure Girl Of Sickle Cell

Innovative Treatment At Children's  May Cure Girl Of Sickle Cell

Innovative treatment at Children’s Hospital may have cured a young girls sickle cell disease.  The "Post-Dispatch" reports Caitlyn Hill spent several months at Children's after having a cord blood transplant, and is now heading back home to Iowa. The ten-year-old is only the third patient to undergo the procedure. If after one year without any new signs of the disease, doctors say Caitlyn may be cured. 

 

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