Multiple myelomaBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6945.1715a (Published 25 June 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:1715
- N H Russel,
- A E Hunter,
- A Haynes,
- E M Bessell
- City Hospital, Nottingham NG5 1PB.
EDITOR, - In their detailed review on developments in the treatment of multiple myeloma, Ian C M MacLennan and colleagues briefly discussed the results of allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, in particular mentioning the reported high mortality related to the procedure.1 Our own experience of allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for myeloma is different.
Since 1989 we have undertaken six allogeneic transplant operations using sibling donors for myeloma in patients …