Bone Marrow Transplant

– Bone marrow transplantation is procedure wherein stem cells from bone marrow that produe various blood cells like red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets are injected into a recipient after a short cource of chemotherapy called conditionaning.

– BMT is an extremely safe procedure for the donor.
– Patient can return to this normal routine in 6 months – 1 year post successful transplant.

Who requires Bone Marrow Transplant?

Conditions for which hematopoietic stem cell transplant is offered.

Non Cancerous Conditons

Thalassemia, Sickle elll Anaemia, Transfusion Dependent Anaemia | Aplastic Anaemia | Fanconi Anaemia, Pure Red Cell Aplasia | Metabolic disorders | Immunuodeficiency States

Blood Cancer:

Multiple Myeloma | Hodgkin Lymphoma | Non – Hodgkin Lymphoma | Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (All) | Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) | Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) | Myelodysplastic Syndrome.

Bone Marrow Transplantation

BMT is a special therapy for patients with certain cancers or other diseases

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