Stem cell therapy for bone marrow

Stem cell therapy for bone marrow

Stem Cell Treatment for Bone Marrow Transplant

The stem cell therapy is an alternative solution to bone marrow transplant. The therapy has become popular to treat people needed bone marrow transplant. If the transplanted stem cells came from the bloodstream, then the procedure is known as peripheral blood stem cell transplant, however sometimes shortened to “stem cell transplant. The method is not only success, but also cost effective. Indian hospitals have teams of experts to carry out the procedure with perfection.  

Before a transplant, the patient should also think about non-medical factors, which include:

  • Who will care for you during treatment
  • How long you will be away from work and family responsibilities
  • Whether your insurance pays for the transplant
  • Who can help you during transplant appointments

Earlier, patients who needed a stem cell transplant received a “bone marrow transplant” as the stem cells were extracted from the bone marrow. But nowadays, stem cells are usually collected from the blood, instead of the bone marrow. For this reason, they are now more commonly called stem cell transplants. A part of your bones called “bone marrow” makes blood cells so doctors perform Stem Cell Treatment for Bone Marrow Transplant. 

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