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Knee Replacement Surgery Abroad Costs Just 30-50% of That in the U.S.

Knee replacement surgery costs $34,000 at U.S. hospitals, but only $19,200 in Singapore, $11,500 in Thailand;and just $9,500 in Costa Rica. Medical tourism gets you feeling better for way less.

Bone Marrow Transplantation

Bone marrow is made up of soft fatty tissue. These contain stem cells, which produce blood cells. A bone marrow transplant is done to replace damaged bone marrow.

Types:

  • Autologous – patient's own stem cells are used.
  • Syngeneic – stem cells of an identical twin are used.
  • Allogeneic – stem cells of a related or an unrelated donor with a bone marrow match are used.
  • Umbilical cord blood contains stem cells and can be used for transplant.

    People suffering from cancers that require chemotherapy or radiation therapy need this transplant as the marrow is destroyed during these therapies.

    They are used in the following conditions:

  • Leukemia.
  • Lymphoma.
  • Multiple myeloma.
  • Severe immunodeficiency syndromes.
  • Aplastic anemia.
  • Congenital neutropenia.
  • Thalassemia.
  • Sickle cell anemia.


    • Benefits
      • Who is an ideal candidate
        • Recovery
          • Preparing your surgery
            • Risks / Complications / Side effects
              • After your surgery

                Featured Bone Marrow Transplantation Providers Abroad


                Humber River Hospital

                Toronto, Canada


                Languages: English

                Humber River Hospital is one of Canada’s largest regional acute care hospitals, serving a catchment area of more than 850,000 people in the northwest GTA. The hospital currently operates on thre...

                BayView Hospital

                Bridgetown, Barbados


                Languages: English

                BayView Hospital, a privately owned and operated facility, with 7 private rooms and 4 semi-private rooms, has been operational since 1989 and was born out of a desire to provide Barbadians, our Caribb...

                Makati Medical Center

                Makati, Philippines


                Accreditation: JCI

                Languages: English, Tagalog

                Makati Medical Center has earned the distinction of being one of the best-equipped hospitals in the country and in Asia. We have the most capable staff that extends the best quality medical care to ou...

                Hospital Lam Wah Ee

                Georgetown, Malaysia


                Languages: English

                Vision:
                Aspires to be the Centre of Excellence in Healthcare

                Mission:
                Dedicated to provide the finest quality medical services at affordable prices

                Hospital...

                Canadian Specialist Hospital

                Dubai, United Arab Emirates


                Accreditation: JCI

                Languages: English, Arabic

                The Canadian Specialist Hospital (CSH) is the brainchild of its Chairman, Mr. Mohammad Rashid Al Falasi. His vision is to establish a World Class medical facility that will cater to the tertiary healt...
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