Bone Marrow Transplant
A bone marrow transplant is a medical procedure performed to replace bone marrow that has been damaged or destroyed by disease or chemotherapy. This procedure involves transplanting blood stem cells, which travel to the bone marrow where they produce new blood cells and promote growth of new marrow. Bone...
Procedure for a Bone Marrow Transplant
Your doctor may consider a bone marrow transplant procedure as a treatment option for diseases like Hodgkin’s disease, lymphoma, breast or kidney cancer. The bone marrow transplant consists of the elimination of unhealthy stem cells found in bone...
Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is the transplantation of
multipotent .... In the case of a bone marrow transplant, the HSC are removed
from a large bone of the donor, typically the p...
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A bone marrow transplant (BMT) replaces diseased or damaged cells with non-
cancerous stem cells that can grow healthy, new cells. BMT is usually used when
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Feb 4, 2016 ... A bone marrow transplant is a medical procedure performed to replace bone
marrow that has been damaged or destroyed by disease or ...