Geisinger Medical Center100 N. Academy Avenue
Danville, PA 17822-2001
This center's actual 1-year survival results are similar to the expected rate for this center.
The survival information we have for this center includes ONLY:
For this center, we have survival information for 6 patients.
The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 66.7%.
Compared to similar patients transplanted at all centers in the U.S., we expect that the 1-year survival for patients at this center to be in a range between 43.2% and 100.0%.
For help with understanding these statistics, please see Understanding Transplant Outcomes (PDF).
This report is based on first allogeneic transplants performed between January 2009 and December 2011 using related donors. It only includes patients with known survival status at 1-year post-transplant. In some cases, patients may have been alive at last reported follow-up that was less than one year. Those patients have not been included in this report. The first number represents the number of patients alive at one year post transplant. The second number is a total number of transplanted patients in that particular group.
|Diagnosis||0-9 Yrs||10-19 Yrs||20-29 Yrs||30-39 Yrs||40-49 Yrs||50-59 Yrs||60+ Yrs||Overall|
|Acute myelogenous leukemia in first complete remission||--||--||--||1/1||0/1||1/1||--||2/3|
|Acute myelogenous leukemia in third or higher complete remission, relapse, or primary induction failure||--||--||--||--||--||1/1||--||1/1|
|Multiple myeloma / Plasma cell disorder||--||--||--||--||0/1||--||--||0/1|
|Geisinger Medical Center is an NCI designated center & designated NCCCP hospital which has been performing sibling matched allogeneic transplants since April 2008. We are the only NMDP Collection Center in Central Pennsylvania which can connect bone marrow recipients with donors throughout the world.|
|If you have transplant-related questions, please contact the transplant center coordinator|
Attending Physicians:(Medical Doctors)
Adult -Ed Gorak, Sharif Khan
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The costs for a transplant vary greatly from center to center and depend on factors such as health insurance, disease type and disease stage of the patient, as well as center-specific billing policies. Examples of costs in the search and transplant include:
For the best understanding of costs of transplant and follow-up for a specific transplant center, contact the center's Financial Representative.
If you have questions about costs and financial services at this transplant center, you can contact the center's financial representative
Financial services at this center could include:
Further information about this center, including the number and type of
transplants performed in each of the last three years, and the support groups
offered, may be found in the BMT InfoNet Transplant Center Directory:
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