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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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How successful is 50% match for bone marrow transplant for

How successful is 50% match for bone marrow transplant for acute myloid lukemia. Now patient is in remission and no blasts found in his test results and he is ready for bone marrow transplant. But can’t find 100% matched donors, so is it ok to go with 50% matched donor who is his maternal uncle
Tue, 16 Oct 2018
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