Cell Transplantation Procedures
UI Health is Chicago’s premier facility for cell transplantation procedures for the treatment and cure of blood disorders and cancers, sickle cell disease, and diabetes without the need for surgery.
The Bone Marrow Transplantation Program at UI Health treats patients with cancers of the bone marrow, specific solid tumorous cancers, and non-neoplastic blood disorders, such as aplastic anemia or sickle cell disease, by replacing damaged or destroyed bone marrow with healthy bone marrow stem cells.
The Islet Cell Transplantation Program at UI Health treat patients with type-1 diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes, through the transplantation of donor islet cells.
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