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po18guy
09-07-2018, 06:15 PM
Autologous transplants are generally perceived as being less risky than allogeneic transplants. However, a certain percentage of autologous transplant recipients go on to develop the very challenging Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) or its precursor, Myelodysplastic Syndrome. Certainly worthy of consideration, since there will be no "Graft versus Leukemia" effect from an autologous transplant.

https://communityview.lls.org/articl...rce=production (https://communityview.lls.org/articles/evaluating-the-risk-of-developing-acute-myeloid-leukemia-or-myelodysplastic-syndrome-after-a-stem-cell-transplant-nhl?confirmation_token=68a48b1389accd92522485c6f5c 9210a&utm_campaign=weekly_group_activity_summary_mailer&utm_medium=email&utm_source=production)