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 ...
Ablative (myeloablative) treatment: High-dose chemotherapy, radiation, or both
are given to kill any cancer cells. This also kills all healthy bone marrow that ...
Disease can affect the marrow's ability to function. When this happens a bone
marrow or cord blood transplant could be the best treatment option. For some ...
Bone marrow transplants can be used to treat patients with: ... For many diseases
, bone marrow transplant is the only cure at this time. Explore the pages below ...
A bone marrow or cord blood transplant may be the best treatment option or the
only potential for a cure for patients with leukemia, lymphoma, sickle cell anemia
Graft versus host disease (GvHD) is a condition that might occur after an
allogeneic transplant. In GvHD, the donated bone marrow or peripheral blood
stem cells ...
If you have had a transplant from a relative or ... the transplanted stem cells or
bone marrow contain cells from ...
Learn about the different types of bone marrow transplant procedures, how they
are done and what diseases can benefit from them.
What are bone marrow transplantation and peripheral blood stem cell
transplantation? Why are BMT and PBSCT used in cancer treatment? What types
In autoimmune diseases, immune-system cells malfunction and attack rather than
protect the body. A bone marrow transplant may help treat these diseases.