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22 09, 2011

Thoughts About Timing A Stem Cell Transplant

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For those of you who didn't see this, I wanted to share these excerpts from a Cure Magazine/Reuters article about timing a stem cell transplant: With new induction drugs for multiple myeloma, still OK to delay stem cell transplant SEPTEMBER 16, 2011 NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In patients with multiple myeloma treated initially with

4 10, 2009

Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)

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According to Cure Magazine, the successful myeloma chemotherapy drug, Revlimid, is also used to help patients with myelodysplastic syndromes. MDS is a catch-all diagnosis for a number of different blood disorders that usually require regular transfusion therapy. Use of Revlimid among certain types of MDS improved hemoglobin levels and close to 70% of these patients