Author | Donna Przepiorka, MD, PhD

Articles

Allogeneic Marrow Transplantation

April 01, 2005

Allogeneic marrow transplantation is used to reconstitute hematopoiesis in patients who have received myeloablative therapy for a hematologic malignancy or in patients with irreversible marrow failure, to reconstitute the immune system in patients with severe immunodeficiency, and to normalize metabolism in patients with select inherited metabolic deficiency disorders.