Stem cell transplants

Read about stem cell transplants and how they are used to treat some types of cancer.

Bone marrow transplants

Find out what bone marrow is and how bone marrow transplants are used as treatment for some types of cancer.

Having a transplant

Get information on what happens when you have a stem cell or bone marrow transplant.

Total body irradiation (TBI)

Radiotherapy to the whole body is called total body irradiation or TBI.

Side effects of bone marrow and stem cell transplants

Find out about the possible side effects of having a bone marrow or stem cell transplant.

Resources and organisations

There are lots of organisations, support groups and helpful books to help you cope with symptoms and side effects caused by cancer and its treatment.

Who can donate bone marrow or stem cells

Find out who can be a bone marrow or stem cell donor and how you can donate bone marrow or stem cells.

Last reviewed: 
19 Mar 2015

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