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Bone Marrow Transplantation

Patient Frequently Asked Questions: Bone Marrow and Cord Blood Transplants

Find answers to questions about bone marrow and cord blood transplants (BMT) used to treat patients with life-threatening blood, immune system or genetic disorders.

Review Date: March 17, 2011

Be The Match®

Bone Marrow and Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation

This fact sheet explains the procedures, risks and benefits of two types of transplantations used with high-dose chemotherapy.

Review Date: January 14, 2013

NIH National Cancer Institute

Frequently Asked Questions About Marrow/Stem Cell Donations

This article answers frequently asked questions about marrow/stem cell donation.

Review Date: January 14, 2013

Asian American Donor Program