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Bone Marrow Transplant

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Bone Marrow Transplant

A simple procedure in which bone marrow is drawn from a donor's pelvic (hip) bone and injected into the bloodstream of a patient who needs to replenish a healthy supply of adult stem cells.However, the donated bone marrow cells must match the patient's own cells as closely as possible, which is why HLA typing is crucial to the process.

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