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How painful is bone marrow transplant?

Posted 03-31-2019 at 10:55 PM by arcindheal

Bone marrow transplant is the treatment for many types of carcinoma (like blood
and bone marrow cancers) and non-cancerous diseases like sickle cell anemia,
thalassemia, multiple sclerosis etc. The procedure involves extraction of healthy
bone marrow from the donor (preferably from hip bone) and infusion of the
extracted bone marrow into the patientís body through an intra-venous line.


From the donorís perspective: Contrary to the popular belief, bone...
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