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Baby Cord Blood - Why is it Vital?
experts consider cord blood of baby as one of the vital products, whenever
they deal with some complicated diseases in patients. Hence, parents start
to invest in this cost effective health based feature for the benefit
of their offspring. Considering the benefits to their children particularly,
when any of the multiple autoimmune diseases including sickle cell anemia,
hemophilia or any other coagulation disorders affect them, cord blood
of baby is being collected.
Generally cord blood of baby is collected by obstetrician or by midwife with experience in collection. Extreme care needs to be taken whenever the blood collection kit is handled. Both during receipt and dispatch of collection kit containing cord blood, one has to be more cautious in selecting the courier service. This is because of the fact that if the courier agency sends the cord blood of baby in containers without bothering on the suitable temperature factor, then the viability of stem cells becomes more questionable. Hence, medical courier is to be selected for dispatch of cord blood of baby.
the steps quoted in any blood collection kit needs to be meticulously
followed for the proper collection of cord blood of baby. Since cord blood
of baby contains mainly the immature cells that have the capacity to be
regrown into various specific organ-constituents like hepatic structures,
brain structures etc., more emphasis is given through out the world on
research features pertaining to the cord blood of baby.
with leukemia or cancer may be in need of cord blood of baby, which may
be administered as transplant or as routine transfusion in a patient.
If not the patient has to wait for suitable donor of bone marrow and this
may be a difficult situation because of paucity of donors of blood marrow.
Hence, if matching tests reveal favorable results, cord blood of baby
is the most suitable therapeutic product for many cancerous patients.