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USC Bone Marrow Transplant Program

Location

USC Bone Marrow Transplant Program
Keck Medical Center of USC
1441 Eastlake Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90033
Direct phone: (323) 865-3741

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 11
  • PBSC: 77
  • Cord Blood: 0
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 164
Performs adult transplants

Overview

The BMT program at USC provides comprehensive HSCT services, including autologous and allogeneic bone marrow transplants to patients with a variety of hematological disorders including acute leukemia, myelodysplasia, lymphoma, bone marrow failure syndromes and autoimmune disorders.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 2011 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since March 2013.

Attending physicians

Adult - Mojtaba Akhtari, Preet Chaudhary, Ann Mohrbacher, Zaw Myint, George Yaghmour

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC only

Cord blood transplants performed on

Not performed

Other programs and services

No information on this topic.

About the center

Overview

The BMT program at USC provides comprehensive HSCT services, including autologous and allogeneic bone marrow transplants to patients with a variety of hematological disorders including acute leukemia, myelodysplasia, lymphoma, bone marrow failure syndromes and autoimmune disorders.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 2011 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since March 2013.

Attending physicians

Adult - Mojtaba Akhtari, Preet Chaudhary, Ann Mohrbacher, Zaw Myint, George Yaghmour

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC only

Cord blood transplants performed on

Not performed

Other programs and services

No information on this topic.

Overall center survival


Patient survival information for this center

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:

  1. Patients who had their FIRST ALLOGENEIC transplant (cells from a related or unrelated donor/cord blood) during 2015, 2016, 2017, and
  2. Who had their transplant at a U.S. transplant center, and
  3. Who had follow-up information provided by the transplant center for analysis

For this center, we have survival information for 117 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 80.1%.

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 68.6% and 83.5%.

For help with understanding these statistics, please see Understanding Transplant Outcomes.

For overall survival for all patients transplanted with a specific disease, please see U.S. Patient Survival report at bloodcell.transplant.hrsa.gov.

Total transplants

Total transplants


252

Transplants reported (From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018 as reported by the centers)

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 6 49 0 55
Unrelated donor 5 28 0 33
Total allogeneic 11 77 0 88
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
164
-- 164
Total combined
252 0 252

Transplants by disease

All diseases

Number of transplants by age reported from January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018 (includes marrow, PBSC and cord blood)

0-18 19-44 45-64 65+ Total
Related 0 25 24 6 55
Unrelated 0 21 8 4 33
Autologous 0 43 97 24 164
Total 0 89 129 34 252

Treatments may be similar for diseases within a group. It might be helpful to look at centers that have done transplants for a specific disease and centers that have done transplants for any corresponding broad disease categories.

Centers are not required to report autologous transplants so the numbers might be incomplete.

More information about transplants for this disease can be found:

Additional information

Transplant center resources

If you have transplant-related questions, please call the transplant center's direct phone number.

If you have questions about costs and financial services at this center, please call the transplant center's direct phone number.

Be The Match patient navigators

Patient navigators can answer your questions about choosing a transplant center and provide support and education to help you throughout your transplant journey.

Inside the United States: 1 (888) 999-6743

Outside the United States: 1 (763) 406-3410.
(Long distance or international charges may apply.)

Email: patientinfo@nmdp.org

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