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  • patient
  • An immunological syndrome featuring transverse myelitis, Evans syndrome and pulmonary infiltrates after unrelated bone marrow transplant in a patient with severe aplastic anemia. (ebscohost.com)
  • A patient with severe aplastic anemia underwent a matched unrelated bone marrow transplant, following which he developed a complex autoimmune syndrome. (ebscohost.com)
  • autologous stem cell trans
  • This study will evaluate a treatment regimen that alternates two different 3-drug regimens every eight weeks for patients that have previously completed autologous stem cell transplant. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Patients must have completed a stem cell transplant regimen for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma (MM) consisting of (at least) induction chemotherapy and single or tandem autologous stem cell transplant (ASCT) within eight months of study enrollment. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • procedure
  • A brain transplant or whole-body transplant is a procedure in which the brain of one organism is transplanted into the body of another. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the film Get Out (2017), written and directed by Jordan Peele, a young, white woman, Rose Armitage, lures her young, black boyfriend, Chris Washington, to her family's estate to be auctioned-off for a brain transplant procedure that enables older, white residents of the Armitage community to obtain a pseudo-immortality in a black person's body. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 2009 study found that fecal microbiota transplant was an effective and simple procedure that was more cost-effective than continued antibiotic administration and reduced the incidence of antibiotic resistance. (wikipedia.org)
  • A heart-lung transplant is a procedure carried out to replace both heart and lungs in a single operation. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeon
  • The heart transplant is complete after the surgeon closes your chest. (nih.gov)
  • Dr. Liza Johannesson, a uterus transplant surgeon who left the Swedish team to join Baylor's group, said the birth in Dallas was particularly important because it showed that success was not limited to the hospital in Gothenburg. (nytimes.com)
  • We are absolutely delighted with the results of this extraordinary case,' said Gregory Farwell, associate professor of otolaryngology at UC Davis and lead surgeon for the transplant. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • 2016
  • Another hospital, the Cleveland Clinic, performed the first uterus transplant in the United States in February 2016, but it failed after two weeks because of an infection that caused life-threatening hemorrhage and required emergency surgery to remove the organ. (nytimes.com)
  • The woman who gave birth at Baylor was the fourth to receive a transplant there, in September 2016. (nytimes.com)
  • centers
  • Participating BMT CTN investigators collaborate through an organization designed to maintain continuity of operations, to facilitate effective communication and cooperation among participating transplant centers and with collaborators at the National Institutes of Health, and to offer trials participation to patients in all regions of the U.S. (emmes.com)
  • liver transplant
  • The transplant surgery is also difficult, in some ways comparable to a liver transplant, Dr. Testa said. (nytimes.com)
  • From 1997-2001, 150 patients were declared unsuitable for liver transplant due to five categories: unsuitable for medical reasons failure to meet minimal criteria for alcohol use substance abuse (i.e., the use of street drugs) noncompliance with medical treatment and medical recommendation and lack of social support. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeons
  • In 1998, a team of surgeons from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center attempted to transplant a group of brain cells to Alma Cerasini, who had suffered a severe stroke that caused the loss of mobility in her right limbs as well as limited speech. (wikipedia.org)
  • In one of the most complex transplant surgeries ever performed, an international team of surgeons which included Professor Martin Birchall (UCL Ear Institute) has restored the voice of a US woman who had been unable to speak for more than a decade. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • patients
  • Most heart transplants are done on patients who have end-stage heart failure, a condition in which your heart is severely damaged or weakened, and on people who have failed other treatment options. (nih.gov)
  • Some patients who have a heart transplant that fails may be eligible for another transplant. (nih.gov)
  • At Baylor, eight women have had transplants, including the new mother, in a clinical trial designed to include 10 patients. (nytimes.com)
  • The clinic halted its program for an extended period, but has restarted it and has patients awaiting transplants, a spokeswoman, Victoria Vinci, said. (nytimes.com)
  • The main purpose of a stem cell or bone marrow transplant in cancer treatment is to make it possible for patients to receive very high doses of chemotherapy and, in some cases, high doses of radiation therapy as well. (angelfire.com)
  • citation needed] In some patients, the malignant cell clone can become the dominant proliferating cell type, leading to frank lymphoma, a group of B cell lymphomas occurring in immunosuppressed patients following organ transplant. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, in immunosuppressed transplant patients, the lack of T-cell immunosurveillance can lead to the proliferation of these EBV-infected of B-lymphocytes. (wikipedia.org)
  • successful
  • Therefore, a transplant will only be carried out if it's thought there's a relatively good chance of it being successful. (www.nhs.uk)
  • A successful small bowel transplant can allow you to live as normal a life as possible, although medication and regular check-ups will be needed indefinitely. (www.nhs.uk)
  • 4. If you can afford it , hair transplants are highly successful , for the time ,and the endurance you should go for it. (slideshare.net)
  • Over the years, the number of successful transplants has continued to grow. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • adults
  • Limited success has been achieved in ABO-incompatible heart transplants in adults, though this requires that the adult recipients have low levels of anti-A or anti-B antibodies. (wikipedia.org)
  • significantly
  • Her newly restored voice, while sounding hoarse at times, has improved significantly since the transplant as her nerves regenerate and she learns again how to speak. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • waiting list
  • If you're suitable for a small bowel transplant and are unable to receive a living donation from a family member, you'll be placed on the national waiting list. (www.nhs.uk)
  • After fighting with my insurance to get the transplant approved, I was placed on the organ waiting list, and got the call just two weeks later on 8/7/00. (angelfire.com)
  • team
  • The transplant team at Stanford is the longest continuously active team performing these transplants. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the assessment, you'll have the chance to meet members of the transplant team and ask questions. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Your doctor will keep the transplant team updated about changes to your condition. (www.nhs.uk)
  • This evaluation, which is generally completed in a single day, consists of a complete physical exam and consultations with members of your personal transplant team. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Our success required that we assemble an exceptional, multi-disciplinary team, use the most recent advances in surgical and rehabilitation techniques, and find a patient who would relish the daunting challenges of undergoing the transplant and the work necessary to use her new voicebox. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Blood
  • The Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinical Trials Network (BMT CTN) was established in October 2001 to conduct large multi-institutional clinical trials. (emmes.com)
  • NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) is an executive non-departmental public body of the United Kingdom's Department of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • However, transplant experiments still have the advantages of being simple and requiring little technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, this concept of juristic evolution did not leave much space for notions such as legal transplants and the diffusion of law. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • 2. IntroductionHair transplants are attractive uncomplicated measures and more than a few new techniques have sprung up over current years. (slideshare.net)
  • The transplant has allowed Jensen to smell and taste for the first time in years. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • another
  • The term legal transplant was coined in the 1970s by the Scottish-American legal scholar W.A.J. 'Alan' Watson to indicate the moving of a rule or a system of law from one country to another (A. Watson, Legal Transplants: An Approach to Comparative Law, Edinburgh, 1974). (wikipedia.org)
  • Another assessment is sometimes necessary to make sure you're still suitable for a transplant. (www.nhs.uk)
  • possible
  • Due to the human body's need for motor functions, only a partial brain transplant is possible. (wikipedia.org)
  • You may also need to make lifestyle changes, such as giving up smoking and losing weight (if you're overweight), so that you're as healthy as possible when it's time for the transplant to take place. (www.nhs.uk)
  • A small bowel transplant may be considered for people with bowel failure who develop complications from total parenteral nutrition (TPN), or if TPN isn't possible. (www.nhs.uk)
  • It is possible to undergo more than one transplant. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • disease
  • Fecal microbiota transplant is approximately 85 percent to 90 percent effective in those for whom antibiotics have not worked or in whom the disease recurs following antibiotics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bone marrow is extracted from the patient prior to transplant and may be "purged" to remove lingering malignant cells (if the disease has afflicted the bone marrow). (angelfire.com)