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Types of stem cell transplants for treating cancer

... Cons to allogeneic stem cell transplants: The transplant, also known as the
graft, might not take — that is, the donor cells could die or be destroyed ...


Stem cell transplant for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

... They differ in the source of the blood-forming stem cells. Allogeneic stem cell
transplant. In an allogeneic transplant, the stem cells come from ...


Stem cell transplant for chronic myelomonocytic leukemia

... when the new immune cells (from the ... Allogeneic SCT is currently the only
treatment that ... For more information about stem cell transplants, see our ...


Stem cell transplant for multiple myeloma

... patient gets blood-forming stem cells from another ... matched to the patient's
cell type and ... Allogeneic transplants are much riskier than autologous ...


Stem cell transplant for myelodysplastic syndrome

... just enough to allow the donor cells to take ... side effects from a stem cell
transplant (SCT) are ... serious side effect from allogeneic transplants is called ...


Stem cell transplant for acute myeloid leukemia

... Allogeneic stem cell transplant. ... In an allogeneic transplant, the stem cells come
from someone else – usually a donor whose tissue type is ...


Stem cell transplant for Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia

... The blood-forming stem cells can come either from the patient ... SCT) or from
a donor (called an allogeneic SCT). Autologous stem cell transplant. ...


Stem cell transplant for myelodysplastic syndrome

... stem cells to kill the patient's cancer cells. ... Right now allogeneic SCT is the
only ... please see our document Stem Cell Transplant (Peripheral Blood ...


High-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplant for acute ...

... An allogeneic stem cell transplant may be more effective ... any remaining
leukemia cells as being ... t happen with autologous stem cell transplants. ...


Stem cell transplant for chronic myeloid leukemia

... Allogeneic stem cell transplants (ASCT) are the main type of transplant done
for patients ... In an allogeneic transplant, the stem cells come from ...