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    Marine gives blood platelets to save life [Image 2 of 3]

    Marine gives blood platelets to save life

    MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, CA, UNITED STATES

    07.03.2013

    Photo by Lance Cpl. Corey Dabney 

    1st Marine Division

    Lance Cpl. Robert Carlile, a rifleman serving with 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, donated blood platelets to save an anonymous patient's life who was suffering from Myelodysplastic Syndrome in Washington D.C., July 1, 2013. Carlile, 23, from Roman Forrest, Texas, said the Marine Corps taught him to always help someone in need whether in combat or in garrison. MSD is the name of a group of conditions that occur when the blood-forming cells in the bone marrow are damaged. The damage leads to low numbers of one or more types of blood cells.

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    Date Taken: 07.03.2013
    Date Posted: 07.03.2013 13:36
    Photo ID: 965425
    VIRIN: 130702-M-HQ478-010
    Resolution: 5760x3840
    Size: 5.52 MB
    Location: MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, CA, US 
    Hometown: ROMAN FOREST, TX, US

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