Definition of Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation

A method of replacing blood-forming cells destroyed by cancer treatment. Certain cells (stem cells) in the blood that are similar to those in the bone marrow are removed from the patient’s blood before treatment. The cells are given back to the patient after treatment.

Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation is from the group

Stem Cell Transplantation

Other Names for Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation

Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation
PBPC transplantation
Peripheral Blood Progenitor Cell Transplantation
Peripheral Stem Cell Support
Peripheral Stem Cell Transplantation
Peripheral stem cell support
Peripheral stem cell transplantation

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