Disease Information for Bone marrow transplant

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Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Platelet count (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Bone Marrow Fibrosis
Bronchiolitis obliterans
Bronchiolitis obliterans/organizing pneumonia/BOOP
Candidiasis, disseminated
Capillary leak syndrome
Creutzfeld-Jacob disease
Graft vs host reaction
Hepatic vein thrombosis (Budd-Chiari)
Iatrogenic disorder/complication/effects
Myelofibrosis
Myelofibrosis secondary
Opportunistic infections triggers/causes
Reversable Posterior Encephalopathy Syndrome
Thrombocytopenia
Thrombocytopenia in Elderly
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Hematologic (category)
CLASS/Marrow involvement/disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Chemotaxis failure/phagocytes/effect
Process
PROCESS/Surgical procedure/complication (category)
PROCESS/Transplant complication/disorders (ex)
Synonyms
Synonym
BMT, BMT Bone marrow transplant, Bone marrow graft, Bone Marrow Grafting, BONE MARROW TRANSPL, bone marrow transplant, Bone marrow transplant not otherwise specified, Bone Marrow Transplantation, Graft of bone marrow, Graft of bone marrow (procedure), Grafting Bone Marrow, Marrow Transplantation, TRANSPL BONE MARROW, Transplant bone marrow, transplantation bone marrow, Transplantation of bone marrow, Transplantation of bone marrow (procedure), Synonym/BMT
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Immune-suppression
Other Treatments
TX/Reverse precaution/isolation
Definition

A procedure to replace bone marrow destroyed by treatment with high doses of anticancer drugs or radiation. Transplantation may be autologous (an individual's own marrow saved before treatment), allogeneic (marrow donated by someone else), or syngeneic (marrow donated by an identical twin).

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