Bmt Sentence Examples
Patients undergoing autologous BMT or PBSCT from the initiation of conditioning chemoradiotherapy.
This case of post-transplant MG is only the second reported to have occurred in association with BMT for lymphoblastic lymphoma.
Bone marrow transplantation (BMT) is in the early 2000s becoming the treatment of choice for CML because it has the possibility of curing the illness.
In BMT, the patient's diseased bone marrow is replaced with healthy marrow.
A subsequent treatment for XHIM is bone marrow transplantation (BMT), which is also referred to as hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT).Advertisement
Although BMT has been performed on children with severe immunodeficiency disorders since the 1980s, it was usually restricted to those with limited life expectancy because of complications associated with transplantation.
As of 2004, however, doctors recommended that boys with XHIM be given BMT before significant infections or organ damage occur.
In one Japanese study, five out of seven patients who received BMT survived, with four of the five producing T cells with normal CD40 ligand without supplementary IVIG therapy.
In general, children who are treated with IVIG and/or BMT as infants have a better prognosis than those who are diagnosed after the age of two years.
Bone marrow transplantation (BMT) is the only therapy that can completely cure severe malignant infantile osteopetrosis.Advertisement
The survival rate for children with osteopetrosis who undergo BMT is 40 to 70 percent.