Flashcards in Intro to Bone Marrow Transplant Deck (7)
What creates the difference in histoincompatabiliy between identical twins/self and an HLA matched sibling?
minor histocompatibility agents don't match
What can hematopoeitic cell transplant be used for?
CML, AML, ALL
Can bone marrow transplants cure hemophilia?
What is the most problematic side effect of peripheral blood progenitor cell transplant?
chronic Graft vs Host Disease
What significant endocrinologic side effect can radiation cause?
When can you use autotransplant?
for cancers that start outside the bone marrow