Childhood Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (PDQ®): Treatment – Health Professional Information [NCI]

Rationale for HCT Blood and marrow transplantation, or HCT, is a procedure that involves infusion of hematopoietic stem cells (hematopoietic progenitor cells) to reconstitute the hematopoietic system of a patient. The infusion of hematopoietic stem cells generally follows a preparative regimen consisting of agents…