As one of the first pediatric transplant programs in the nation, and a national leader in pediatric blood and marrow transplant (BMT), The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia performs on average more than 60 transplants a year, in patients from newborns to young adults. As of September 2012, a total of 1,298 patients have come through the doors of the BMT unit at CHOP. Below is a snapshot of our blood and marrow transplant volumes.
|Volume of Blood & Marrow Transplants: 1978 – 2011|
|Adults 18+ yrs||83|
|Pediatric 0 - 17 yrs||1,339|
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