Stem cell transplantation in hematological disorders. A developing country experience-impact of cost considerations.

OBJECTIVE To describe the experience in setting up a bone marrow transplant program at Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt. METHODS Sixteen patients were transplanted at Ain Shams University Bone Marrow Transplantation unit from March 2005 to January 2008. RESULTS Sixteen patients were transplanted with a median age of 25 years. Indications for… (More)