Health Topics: Cancer
Dr. David Jacobsohn is the division chief of Blood and Marrow Transplantation at Children's National.
Christopher Melkonian was six years old when he came down with a low-grade fever and diffuse bone pain. Unsure of what was happening, his parents Darlene and David took him to Children’s National Health System and soon found out that Christopher had acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a type of blood and bone marrow cancer that affects white blood cells.
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Children's National Health System specialist Allistair Abraham, MD, explains blood and marrow transplantation for sickle cell disease patients.For more information, go to: http://ht.ly/q9bpO
Dr. Greenberg is a well-known specialist in Hematology and Oncology at Children's National.