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Stem Cell Treatment for Irene Christis Elliott !!!

Yay let the next chapter begin!

I have been approved for Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) treatment in St Vincent ‘s hospital.

i have set the target for HSCT and mapped this journey for years. 88 more words

BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION - RESTORING HOPE

Bone marrow is a semisolid substance within our bones, where blood cells such as white blood cells, red blood cells and platelets are manufactured from hematopoietic stem cells (HSC). 677 more words

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Study shows long term effects of radiation in pediatric cancer patients

August 21, 2012 By Garth Sundem Leave a Comment

For many pediatric cancer patients, total body irradiation (TBI) is a necessary part of treatment during bone marrow transplant– it’s a key component of long term survival. 335 more words

Lethal Or Unintended Side Effects

Riley Update...

August 9th marked the 1 year anniversary of Riley’s admission to the hospital. 1 year. Holy crap. In so many ways it feels like this year has flown while in others I have a hard time recognizing the person I was before any of this happened. 847 more words

Adults stop anti-rejection drugs after stem-cell transplant reverses sickle cell disease

Adults stop anti-rejection drugs after stem-cell transplant reverses sickle cell disease
– Half of patients in a trial have safely stopped immunosuppressant medication following a modified blood stem-cell transplant for severe sickle cell disease, according to a study in the July 1 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. 125 more words

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