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Descriptor English: Bone Marrow Purging
Descriptor Spanish: Purgación de la Médula Ósea
Descriptor Portuguese: Purging da Medula Óssea
Descriptor French: Purge médullaire
Entry term(s): Hematopoietic Stem Cell Purging
Purging, Bone Marrow
Tree number(s): E02.120.142
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016465
Scope note: Techniques for the removal of subpopulations of cells (usually residual tumor cells) from the bone marrow ex vivo before it is infused. The purging is achieved by a variety of agents including pharmacologic agents, biophysical agents (laser photoirradiation or radioisotopes) and immunologic agents. Bone marrow purging is used in both autologous and allogeneic BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION.
Annotation: coord IM with purging agent or method (IM with no qualif)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Bone Marrow (1983-1991)
Bone Marrow Transplantation (1988-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92
Related: Bone Marrow Transplantation MeSH
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation MeSH
Immunomagnetic Separation MeSH
DeCS ID: 30228
Unique ID: D016465
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/01/02
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Bone Marrow Purging - Preferred
Concept UI M0025151
Scope note Techniques for the removal of subpopulations of cells (usually residual tumor cells) from the bone marrow ex vivo before it is infused. The purging is achieved by a variety of agents including pharmacologic agents, biophysical agents (laser photoirradiation or radioisotopes) and immunologic agents. Bone marrow purging is used in both autologous and allogeneic BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION.
Preferred term Bone Marrow Purging
Entry term(s) Purging, Bone Marrow
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Purging - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0354503
Preferred term Hematopoietic Stem Cell Purging



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