hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

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hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Hematology A therapy in which defective hematopoietic cells are replaced with normal BM cells after chemotherapy and/or RT Indications AML, breast CA, CML, germ cell tumors, lymphoma, myelodysplastic syndrome, myeloma, neuroblastoma, ovarian CA, Wilms' tumor; nonmalignant lesions–congenital metabolic diseases, SCID
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and bone marrow transplantion (treatment of leukemia, hematological diseases, etc.
Thrombocytopenia can result from a variety of conditions including exposure to chemotherapeutic agents, leukemia, bone marrow transplantion and autoimmune disease.
pediatric oncologist and director of bone marrow transplantion at Children's Hospital of Orange County in California.
The CPMP recommended approval of the drug to speed recovery of patients undergoing autologous bone marrow transplantion and to improve survival in patients whose bone marrow transplants have failed.

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