I thought I would start this posting with a broad overview of a typical bone marrow transplant.

TYPICAL BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT

Bone marrow transplantations (BMT) is a medical procedure used to treat diseases once thought incurable such as leukemia.  In patients with leukemia, the stem cells in the bone marrow malfunctions, producing an excessive number of defective or immature blood cells or low blood cell counts.  The immature or defective blood cellls interfere with the productions of normal ...
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