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

... There are 2 main types of stem cell transplants. They use different sources
of blood-forming stem cells. Autologous stem cell transplant. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/hodgkindisease/detailedguide/hodgkin-disease-treating-high-dose-chemo-and-stem-cell

Stem cell transplant for multiple myeloma

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

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/multiplemyeloma/detailedguide/multiple-myeloma-treating-stem-cell-transplant

Stem cell transplant for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

... types of stem cell transplants are allogeneic and autologous. ... Allogeneic stem
cell transplant. In an allogeneic transplant, the stem cells come from ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chroniclymphocyticcll/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-lymphocytic-treating-bone-marrow-stem-cell-transplant

Stem cell transplant for acute myeloid leukemia

... main types of stem cell transplants: allogeneic and autologous. ... Allogeneic
stem cell transplant. ... In an allogeneic transplant, the stem cells come from ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-acutemyeloidaml/detailedguide/leukemia-acute-myeloid-myelogenous-treating-bone-marrow-stem-cell-transplant

Types of stem cell transplants for treating cancer

... One advantage of autologous stem cell transplant is that you ... you donate your
own stem cells you don ... graft failure, and autologous transplants can't ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/bonemarrowandperipheralbloodstemcelltransplant/stem-cell-transplant-types-of-transplant

Stem cell transplant for multiple myeloma

... cells may actually help destroy myeloma cells. ... term than those who got
autologous transplants. ... more information about stem cell transplant, see our ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/multiplemyeloma/overviewguide/multiple-myeloma-overview-treating-stem-cell-transplant

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

... One problem with autologous transplants is that it is hard to separate ... is the
risk of returning some leukemia cells with the stem cell transplant. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-acutelymphocyticallinadults/detailedguide/leukemia-acute-lymphocytic-treating-bone-marrow-stem-cell

Stem cell transplant for Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia

... Bone marrow transplants were more common in the past ... based on whether
the blood-forming stem cells that are ... Autologous stem cell transplant. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/waldenstrommacroglobulinemia/detailedguide/waldenstrom-macroglobulinemia-treating-stem-cell-transplantation

Stem cell transplant for acute lymphocytic leukemia

... the patient (an autologous transplant) or from ... any remaining leukemia cells
through an ... Allogeneic stem cell transplant: In an allogeneic transplant ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-acutelymphocyticallinadults/overviewguide/leukemia-all-overview-treating-bone-marrow-stem-cell

Stem cell transplant for chronic myeloid leukemia

... the better the chance the transplanted cells will "take" and ... In an autologous
stem cell transplant, the patient's own stem cells are removed ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chronicmyeloidcml/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-myeloid-myelogenous-treating-bone-marrow-stem-cell