Patient Education

Patient Education

ASTCT has resources to help patients and their loved ones better understand blood and marrow transplantation and provides links to patient-focused marrow transplantation organizations.

Patient Organizations

Many groups offer education and support for blood and bone marrow transplantation patients. Here are some places to get started.

Disease and Treatment Education

Blood and marrow transplantation has a language all its own. So do the diseases this procedure treats. Learn the meaning of terms such as "apheresis," "HLA" and "autologous transplant" and access treatment-specific resources.