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Understanding stem cell transplants using your own cells (autologous)

Booklet
Published: 31 Jan 2020
Next review: 31 Jan 2023
Edition: 5
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This booklet is about having a stem cell transplant using your own cells. It is for anyone who is going to have this treatment. There is also information for carers, family members and friends.

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Published: 31 Jan 2020
Next review: 31 Jan 2023
Edition: 5

This booklet is about having a stem cell transplant using your own cells. It is for anyone who is going to have this treatment. There is also information for carers, family members and friends.

About this booklet

This booklet is about having a stem cell transplant using your own cells (autologous stem cell transplant). It is for anyone having this treatment. There is also information for carers, family members and friends.

The booklet explains how you have a stem cell transplant using your own cells. It explains the different treatment stages, and the possible side effects. It also covers recovery and coping after the transplant.

Visit our online information on stem cell transplants using your own cells.


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