Best BMT (Bone Marrow Transplant) Hospital - Fortis Medical Centre Kolkata
BMT stands for Bone Marrow Transplant and this is a procedure that involves the replacement of diseased or damaged bone marrow of the patient by infusion of healthy blood-forming stem cells. This procedure is also known as Stem cell transplant. Bone marrow transplants are generally of two types - Autologous transplant (taking up cells from the patient's own body) and Allogeneic transplant (taking up cells from the donor's body). The BMT can also be performed to kill cancer-causing cells by infusion of healthy new stem cells. The team specializes in rendering compassionate care and quality services to the patients of any age group. The procedure of BMT helps the patients suffering from a variety of benign and malignant diseases which are mentioned as follows: •Chronic and acute leukemia •Adrenoleukodystrophy •Bone marrow failure syndromes •Hodgkin's and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma •Hemoglobinopathies •Multiple myeloma •POEMS syndrome •Neuroblastoma •Primary amyloidosis •Myelodysplastic syndromes The department is well-equipped with all the advanced technologies and the staff is specialized in practicing the latest and efficient techniques to provide the best patient care.