What is the prep&follow-up for a bone marrow biopsy?

Answer Bone marrow is inside your bones, where it makes up the white blood cells for your body. Taking a sample from your bone marrow biopsy helps diagnose infections and diseases.ProcedureA doctor will t... Read More »

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What does bone marrow do?

facilitates red blood cell production and has red and yellow bone marrow, which strengthen your bones integrity, yellow bone marrow being on the ends of the bone while red marrow in the shaft

How to Donate Bone Marrow?

Providing a blood sample for tissue typingSaving lives is easier than ever; you don't have to rescue someone who's fallen through ice, do CPR, or push someone out of the way of a moving bus. By off... Read More »

Who Cannot Donate Bone Marrow?

Thousands of people each year are diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses such as leukemia, lymphoma and other autoimmune diseases or genetic disorders that can be treated with bone marrow transp... Read More »

Cancer... She needs my bone marrow!?

Jamie,I would have to do this but I can understand your hesitancy to do so. I will keep you and your sister in my personal prayers. Let me (also) suggest that you do ask others outside the immedi... Read More »