Stem Cell or Bone Marrow Transplantation is one of the innovative treatments offered at Apollo Hospitals. It is an exciting area of medicine. Over the last few decades this has been a well established treatment for several cancers and diseases of the blood.
The Paediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Programme has a team of highly skilled experts including paediatricians, nurses, apheresis staff, infectious disease specialists, a paediatric ICU team and a BMT co-ordinator who work as part of a multi-specialty team to provide customised care for children who undergo stem cell therapy. We have the largest experience in the country in the care of infants and young children undergoing stem cell transplantation.
Stem cell transplantation can be performed for the following conditions:
- Thalassaemia Major
- Sickle Cell Anaemia
- Relapsed or High Risk Leukaemias
- Immune Deficiency Disorders
- Aplastic Anaemia
- Hurler Syndrome and other rare Metabolic Disorders