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  1. Graft-Versus-Host Disease Prophylaxis in Treating Patients With Hematologic Malignancies Undergoing Unrelated Donor Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplant

    ... undergoing unrelated donor peripheral blood stem cell transplant . Giving chemotherapy and total-body ... bone marrow make stem cells, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. Sometimes the transplanted cells from a donor ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 1:49pm.

  2. Diagnosis

    ... To understand what is causing your symptoms and low blood counts, your doctor will take a detailed medical history. Your doctor may ... sample. If the CBC shows a low number of red blood cells, white blood cells or platelets, your doctor may also do a blood smear test, ...

    Topic section last updated 04/19/2016 - 3:35pm.

  3. BMT - Bone Marrow v Stem Cell

    ... bone marrow from a donor. This was put into the patient’s blood stream where it would find its way to the bone marrow and started to ... blood stem cells (PBSC) – The donor is given a white cell  growth factor  that increases the production of white blood ...

    Topic section last updated 02/23/2016 - 12:59pm.

  4. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in the Treatment of Infant Leukemia

    ... , and melphalan, before a donor umbilical cord blood stem cell transplant helps stop the growth of abnormal or cancer ... the patient's bone marrow make stem cells, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. Sometimes the transplanted cells from a donor ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/29/2016 - 9:56am.

  5. Supportive Care

    ... and is not a cure. This approach includes the use of: Blood transfusions Iron chelation therapy to treat iron ... similar EPO, and comes in the brand name Aranesp®. White blood cell growth factors are sometimes used. These include G-CSF ( ...

    Page last updated 08/29/2013 - 4:20pm.

  6. Diagnosis

    ... To understand what is causing your symptoms and low blood counts, your doctor will start with a detailed medical history. Your ... sample. If the CBC shows a low number of red blood cells, white blood cells or platelets, your doctor may also do a blood smear test, ...

    Topic section last updated 03/13/2016 - 8:37pm.

  7. Interviews with the Experts: Side Effects of PNH Treatment

    ... hemolysis caused by PNH. It may also increase counts of white blood cells and platelets in some people. Prednisone may not be effective in ...

    Interview last updated 08/31/2016 - 8:37am.

  8. Yttrium Y 90 Anti-CD45 Monoclonal Antibody BC8 Followed by Donor Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With High-Risk Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, or Myelodysplastic Syndrome

    ... and total-body irradiation (TBI) before a donor peripheral blood stem cell (PBSC) or bone marrow transplant helps stop the growth ... the patient's bone marrow make stem cells, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. Sometimes the transplanted cells from a donor ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 1:11pm.

  9. Myeloablative Umbilical Cord Blood Transplantation in Hematological Diseases

    ... , and total-body irradiation before a donor umbilical cord blood stem cell transplant helps stop the growth of cancer cells and ... the patient's bone marrow make stem cells, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. Sometimes the transplanted cells from a donor ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 12:05pm.

  10. Overlap Syndromes: When PNH Appears with Aplastic Anemia or MDS

    ... (scarring in the marrow), a chronically high white blood cell or platelet count, especially if they have the JAK2 ...

    Interview last updated 05/14/2015 - 1:53pm.