Tiffany Glasgow in need of bone marrow transplant in battle against sickle cell anemia

Tiffany Glasgow suffers from sickle cell anemia, a serious disorder affecting the body's red blood cells. She currently sees eight doctors and is on a

Tiffany Glasgow suffers from sickle cell anemia, a

Tiffany Glasgow suffers from sickle cell anemia, a serious disorder affecting the body's red blood cells. (Credit: News 12)

THE BRONX -  A Bronx girl is in desperate need of a medical procedure as she battles to survive a tough illness.

Tiffany Glasgow suffers from sickle cell anemia, a serious disorder affecting the body's red blood cells. She currently sees eight doctors and is on a slew of prescription medications. 

Not only is Tiffany in dire need of a bone marrow transplant. Doctors say she may need a new liver, a biopsy of which she will undergo soon.

"When she has an OK day, I have an OK day," her mother says. 

 

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