Diseases Treated with Bone Marrow Transplant

Below is a list of medical conditions and diseases commonly treated with bone marrow stem cell transplant. Click on each condition to learn more about the disease and how it is treated with BMT transplant:

Leukemia

Leukemia is a cancer of the blood-forming cells. When leukemia develops, the body produces large numbers of abnormal blood cells that appear and behave differently from normal blood cells. Learn more >>

Lymphoma

Lymphoma is a cancer of the lymphatic system that occurs when white blood cells, also called lymphocytes begin behaving abnormally. Abnormal lymphocytes may divide faster than normal cells or they may live longer than they are supposed to. Learn more >>

Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Disorders

Multiple myeloma and other plasma cell neoplasms (cancers) are diseases in which the body makes too many plasma cells. Learn more >>

Sickle Cell Anemia

Sickle Cell Anemia is an inherited red blood cell disorder most commonly found in patients of African, Mediterranean, and Asian descent. Learn more >>

Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is rare in the general population, responsible for only 1–2 percent of all cancers in men. Nevertheless, it is the most common cancer in men aged 20–35, occurring in four of every 100,000 men. Learn more >>

National awards & recognition

Awards

• Winship is a National Cancer Institute - Designated Cancer Center
• US News & World Report “America’s Best Hospitals"
• Accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
• Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
• Blue Cross Distinction - Center for Complex and Rare Cancers
• OptumHealth Center of Excellence for Bone Marrow Transplant
• Foundation for the Accreditation of Cell Therapy (FACT) Accredited
• Center of Excellence of the Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation.