Stem cell and bone marrow transplants

Side effects of donor stem cell (allogeneic) transplants

Get information about what to expect after you've had a transplant of stem cells from a donor.

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    Potential side effects

    You’ll be monitored very closely for any side effects after your transplant.

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    Graft versus host disease

    This happens when the donor cells react against the host’s tissues.

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    Less common problems

    Less common problems after transplant are when the stem cells don’t grow, or when blood vessels in the liver become blocked.