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  1. Transplantation Basics

    ... and severity of GVHD is remarkably low. Are chemotherapy and radiation treatment prior to stem cell transplant ... not necessarily involve radiation -- some regimens use just chemotherapy, but others use combinations of both. Antibodies, such as anti-CD3 ...

    Interview last updated 04/05/2013 - 2:33pm.

  2. 2014 Scholarships Awarded to Special Group of Young People

    ... from her sister in October 2010. Having received chemotherapy and then a transplant, she was still in the hospital when she ... and feel compassion for other people. One side effect of the chemotherapy and total-body radiation for my bone marrow transplant that I had ...

    Page last updated 10/22/2015 - 8:28am.

  3. 2013 Scholarships Awarded to Special Group of Young People

    ... of aplastic anemia and subsequent treatment of high-dose chemotherapy , he was fighting a mental battle as well as a physical one. He ...

    Page last updated 06/24/2015 - 10:22am.

  4. Kathryn (Kate) Bauer, Retired MDS Patient Living Life to the Fullest Since Transplant

    ... a five-day dose of decitabine (Dacogen®) and chemotherapy and also had the first of about 50 red blood cell ... transfusions.  During the first ten months of chemotherapy, I had a blood test almost every day. Because of the infection ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 07/23/2015 - 9:38am.

  5. 2015 Scholarships Awarded to Special Group of Young People

    ... a smile on the children’s faces as they went through chemotherapy and other excruciating treatments. Their laughter brought me ... She was treated with ATG (anti-thymocyte globulin) and chemotherapy and when she was allowed to return to school in the fall of 2011, ...

    Page last updated 08/14/2015 - 3:36pm.

  6. Clinical Trials Report for September 2015

    ... therapy but are not planned for further intensive chemotherapy . This study is being conducted by the National Cancer ... NCT00940602 A Study To Evaluate PF-04449913 With Chemotherapy In Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia or Myelodysplastic ...

    Page last updated 08/26/2015 - 1:05pm.

  7. Treating Higher-Risk Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    ... on acute leukemia, then we will sometimes use induction chemotherapy . Typically, we like to achieve a goal of getting the blast ... patients will receive regardless of whether we are doing chemotherapy or monitoring the patient. Active treatment is comprised of ...

    Interview last updated 05/18/2012 - 1:55pm.

  8. Clinical Trials Report for August 2015

    ... therapy but are not planned for further intensive chemotherapy . This study is being conducted by the National Cancer ... NCT01868477 A Study To Evaluate PF-04449913 With Chemotherapy In Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia or Myelodysplastic ...

    Page last updated 07/30/2015 - 8:45am.

  9. Nurse's Corner Summer 2015: Understanding the Etiology and Epidemiology of Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    ... per year in the USA. Those patients who have received chemotherapy or radiation for other malignancies, or those that have ...

    Page last updated 07/27/2015 - 12:04pm.

  10. Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation

    ... To prepare for the transplant, you are first given chemotherapy , radiation therapy or both. This treatment kills your ... of relapse and survival after HSCT in patients with MDS. Chemotherapy with cytarabine before HSCT leads to a complete response (no signs ...

    Page last updated 09/30/2014 - 11:47am.