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What lethal diseases are treated with bone marrow or stem cell transplants?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Many

The main lethal disease treated with stem cell transplants are hematologic malignancies such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.
Bone marrow failure (aplastic anemia) is also treated with stem cell transplants. Some life-threatening genetic disease can also be treated with a transplant.

In brief: Many

The main lethal disease treated with stem cell transplants are hematologic malignancies such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.
Bone marrow failure (aplastic anemia) is also treated with stem cell transplants. Some life-threatening genetic disease can also be treated with a transplant.
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