DAY +29 - Bloody Awesome BMT - Hello GvHD - Bloody Awesome Journey
It’s DAY +29 and Kevin officially has Graft versus Host Disease (“GvHD”) of the skin. =( GvHD is a possible complication of any Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplant (from a donor). It develops because the donor’s stem cells (the Graft) see certain parts of the patient’s body (the Host) as foreign and the donor cells attack. The...
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