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Stem cell transplant

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Introduction
A bone marrow transplant is a procedure that involves replacing damaged bone marrow with healthy bone marrow stem cells.
Why bone marrow transplants are necessary
Bone marrow transplants are often needed when a person's own bone marrow has been damaged and can no longer produce normal blood cells.
Who can have a bone marrow transplant
Bone marrow transplants are only recommended in certain situations, when other treatments have failed.
Stages of the transplant process
A bone marrow transplant is a complicated process. You'll have a thorough physical examination and then stem cells will be harvested either from you or a suitbale donor.
Risks of bone marrow transplants
Bone marrow transplants are complex procedures that carry significant risks of serious complications.