Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) is a special therapy for patients with cancer or other diseases which affect the bone marrow.
Bone marrow is a soft, fatty tissue inside the bones. This is where blood cells like red blood cells, platelets, and white blood cells are develop and produced. Each of these cells carries a life-maintaining function. The bone marrow is a vital part of the human body.
There are three type/categories of bone marrow transplant in India:
- Autologous: an individual donates to themself.
- Syngeneic: a transplant taken from identical twin.
- Allogeneic: a transplant from an HLA-matched sibling or an unrelated HLA-matching donor (HLA = Human Leucocyte Antigen).
The three main types of blood cells produced in the bone marrow include:
- Red blood cells (erythrocytes) – Carry oxygen to the tissues in the body.
- White blood cells (leukocytes) – Help fight infections and to aid in the immune system.
- Platelets -Help with blood clotting
Why bone marrow transplantation is required?
Bone marrow transplant is to cure many diseases and types of cancer. When a child’s bone marrow has been damaged or destroyed due to a disease or intense treatments of radiation or chemotherapy for cancer, a marrow transplant may be needed.
A bone marrow transplant can be used to Replace diseased, non-functioning bone marrow with healthy functioning bone marrow (for conditions such as leukemia, aplastic anemia, and sickle cell anemia).
Bone Marrow Transplant replaces the bone marrow and restore its normal function after high doses of chemotherapy or radiation are given to treat a malignancy. This process is often called “rescue” (for diseases such as lymphoma, neuroblastoma, and breast cancer).
Bone Marrow Transplantation process replace bone marrow with genetically healthy functioning bone marrow to prevent further damage from a genetic disease process.
Why Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) in India ?
There are various reasons of patients are coming for Bone Marrow Transplant in India (BMT). Much of it depends upon factors those are: Low cost Bone Marrow Transplant in India. All these surgical procedures are carried out by expert doctors. Comparatively the cost of Bone Marrow Transplant in India is estimated to be one-tenth of that in the United States or Western Europe, and sometimes even less. India has various state-of-the-art medical institutes and hospitals of international standards. People all around the world are eager to see the diversity and unity of India. So, when they get the advantage of Bone Marrow Transplant along with a dual advantage of getting to travel India, they choose India over others.
Why Bone Marrow Transplantation with Us?
We at Medicure Assist offers Bone Marrow Transplant center in India at lowest Cost for our patients. Our super specialists of Bone Marrow Transplant are equipped with hi-tech & advance medical technology as well as expert Surgeon from worldwide. Medical Travels has consolidated alliance with state-of-art hospitals and world class surgeons all across India.
Our primary aim is to facilitate the highest quality of Bone Marrow Transplant service in India with patient care at a cost which is affordable. Our team of professionals with global presence in the fields of Bone Marrow Transplant, Travel and Operations work round the clock to provide the best of the services.
Cost of bone marrow transplantation in India starts From: $33500 USD *
* This is an approximate cost and may vary depending on the condition of the patient.
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