Naoto T. Ueno, MD | Authors

Autologous Transplantation: Basic Concepts and Controversies

April 02, 2005

High-dose chemotherapy (HDCT) with autologous stem-cell is effective against a wide range of malignant diseases. This approach is increasingly used for treating hematologic malignancies and selected solid tumors. Since 1990, the number of autologous transplantations has exceeded the number of allogeneic transplantations.