Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to questions many patients, parents, caregivers, and families ask about blood and marrow transplants (also called BMTs).
- General Questions about BMTs
- Questions for Blood or Marrow Donors Transplant Procedures and Post Transplant Questions. Read More.
- Complications, Infection, HVGD, Relieving Pain. Read More.
- Long-term Effects Psychosocial Issues. Read More.
- Financial Concerns
NOTE: The term blood and marrow transplant (BMT) is used to for any type of transplant involving stem cells, regardless of their source: bone marrow, blood or umbilical cord blood.
Information mentioned in these FAQs is for educational purposes only and does not imply endorsement. The information should not be used for diagnosing or treating health problems. Consult your health care provider for specific information. Every individual is different and the BMT Centers differ on their approach to treatment.