Blood cancers

No evidence to exclude elderly from autoHCT

A European study reviewing more than 21,000 autologous hematopoietic cell transplantations has confirmed that old age is not a barrier to successful outcomes. The cases reported to the European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (EBMT) between 2000 and 2014 of patients aged 65-89 years included diagnoses such as multiple myeloma, lymphoproliferative disorders and acute ...

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