Oral tranexamic acid as a novel treatment option for persistent haematuria in patients with sickle cell disease

Davis, Niall F.; McGuire, Barry B.; Lawlor, Leo; O'Gorman, Peter; O'Malley, Kiaran J.; Fitzpatrick, John M.
November 2010
Annals of Hematology;Nov2010, Vol. 89 Issue 11, p1179
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented regarding persistent haematuria in patients with sickle cell disease.


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