HSCT


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HSCT

Abbreviation for hemotopoietic stem cell transplant.
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AKI after HSCT has been found to be associated with an increased risk of mortality and decreased overall survival.
Bleeding complications are common and potentially fatal in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT).
Allogeneic HSCT is the only known curative treatment for chronic myeloid leukemia (D'Antonio 2005).
Viralym-M is the lead therapeutic candidate in AlloVir's pipeline of allogeneic, off-the-shelf multi-virus specific T-cell therapies designed to treat active virus-associated diseases in immunocompromised patients, including in patients following HSCT, solid organ transplant, or in patients suffering with primary immunodeficiencies, cancer, or HIV.
Diarrhea is generally observed within 3 months following HSCT. It deteriorates the patient's general health status, but the etiology of diarrhea is complicated.
"We are gearing up to do HSCT on two more Bahraini patients in the coming days."
(17) A lack of CD8+ T cells in HSCT patients is associated with CMV infection, whereas immune reconstitution of CD8+ T cells is correlated with protection against CMV.
Anti-thymocyte globulin (ATG) was one of the important drugs as intensified GVHD prophylaxis for alternative donor HSCT including unrelated donor or haploidentical-related donor.
Overall, during the 5-year study period, 87 cases of Toxo-plasma infection in transplant patients (58 HSCT, 29 SOT) were reported from 15 centers in 8 countries (online Technical Appendix).
Haploidentical HSCT is the only feasible way to rescue those patients requiring Allo geneic BMT who do not have fully HLA matched donor especially in developing countries where lack of resources pose the major challenge.
When she left to have HSCT, Watt could barely walk 300ft without a support frame.
The Mismatch Stem Cell Transplant, also known as Haploidentical Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT), was introduced in the country by SLMC for the benefit of patients without a complete matched sibling donor.