There are many different types of blood disorders, which can involve problems with the red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets, blood vessels, bone marrow, lymph nodes, or the proteins involved in bleeding and clotting.
The hematologists at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center provide comprehensive diagnostic, treatment and preventive services for all types of non-malignant blood disorders. At our Blood Disorders Center, patients receive care from some of the world’s most experienced hematologists with deep experience in the conditions we treat, including:
Red blood cell and iron disorders
Thrombosis and anticoagulation disorders
Autoimmune blood cell disorders
Bone marrow failure syndromes
White blood cell disorders
Other blood disorders
Ellis Neufeld, MD, talks about giving children with serious blood disorders a chance for a normal life.