Bone marrow transplantation for sickle cell disease.

@article{Walters1996BoneMT,
  title={Bone marrow transplantation for sickle cell disease.},
  author={Mark C Walters and Melinda Patience and Wendy M Leisenring and James R. Eckman and John P Scott and William C. Mentzer and Sally C. Davies and Kwaku Ohene-Frempong and Françoise Bernaudin and Dana C. Matthews and Rainer Storb and Keith M. Sullivan},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={335 6},
  pages={
          369-76
        }
}
  • Mark C Walters, Melinda Patience, +9 authors Keith M. Sullivan
  • Published 1996
  • Medicine
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • BACKGROUND We investigated the risks and benefits of allogeneic bone marrow transplantation in children with complications of sickle cell disease. METHODS Twenty-two children less than 16 years of age who had symptomatic sickle cell disease received marrow allografts from HLA-identical siblings between September 1991 and April 1995. The indications for transplantation included a history of stroke (n = 12), recurrent acute chest syndrome (n = 5), and recurrent painful crises (n = 5). Patients… CONTINUE READING

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