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Transplantation: the graft vs. leukemia effect

Part 1 Part 2 Stem cell transplantation was initially conceived as a way of eliminating leukemia from the bone marrow much as surgery is used to remove solid tumours. However, the marrow needed to be replaced because it was the source of new blood cells, including immune cells, and a
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Key tests will diagnose CML

Doctors perform a number of tests on blood and bone samples to make the diagnosis of CML in people suspected of having the disease. The following is a summary of the tests and what they tell you.
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CML heart disease

Guard against heart disease after transplant

People with CML who undergo stem-cell transplantation (SCT) have a higher risk of heart disease and need to be aware of cardiovascular risk factors, according to a recently-published study.
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