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Hematology

The Hematology department in Zulekha Hospital Sharjah offers high standard of specialized and comprehensive care to treat different types of cancer (malignant) and non-cancer (benign) blood disorders. Our trained physicians put their patient’s interest first and work closely with other specialties and insurance companies to provide the best available care. We offer a wide range of services to include consultations, interpretations of blood results, diagnostic tests like bone marrow biopsies/ blood films and treatment of different types of blood disorders

Examples of benign (non-cancerous) hematological diseases include:

  • All types of Anemia (e.g. iron, B12 or folate deficiencies...etc.)
  • Hemolysis (breaking of red cells)
  • Diseases with Iron overload like hereditary hemochromatosis
  • Bleeding disorders
  • Blood clots and Thromboembolic disorders
  • Blood problems related to pregnancy
  • Low platelet (thrombocytopenia) and low white cell count
  • Raised hemoglobin (and other raised blood counts like platelets and white cells)
  • Thalassemia
  • Sickle cell disease

Examples of malignant (cancerous) diseases include:

  • Chronic myeloid leukemia ( CML)
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)
  • CMML
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
  • Indolent and aggressive lymphomas (Hodgkin’s and Non-Hodgkin’s)
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Amyloidosis
  • Waldenstroem macroglubulinemia(WM)