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Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital

Location

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital
of Chicago

Stem Cell Transplant Program
225 E. Chicago Avenue
Mail Box # 30
Chicago, IL 60611
Direct phone: (312) 227-4090

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 53
  • PBSC: 14
  • Cord Blood: 6
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 52
Performs pediatric transplants

Overview

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago is FACT accredited performing transplants (SCT) with related, unrelated or cord blood donors. Our expertise is SCT for malignancies, immune/metabolic disorders, reduced intensity and outpatient SCT and photopheresis. We have multi-disciplinary clinics for immune disorders & chronic GVHD.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1992 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since February 1996.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Sonali Chaudhury, Reggie Duerst, Jessica Foglesong, Jennifer Schneiderman, Olatundun Williams

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

Lurie Children's is not only focused on treating children's illnesses, but we are also committed to making sure our patients and their families are supported mentally, emotionally and spiritually. We have specially trained social workers, music & art therapists, full-time teachers and programs such as ParentWISE and PeerWISE. Our Family Life Center is located in the main hospital and a Ronald McDonald House is nearby. For details see our website: luriechildrens.org/en-us/care-services/family-services/Pages/index.aspx

About the center

Overview

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago is FACT accredited performing transplants (SCT) with related, unrelated or cord blood donors. Our expertise is SCT for malignancies, immune/metabolic disorders, reduced intensity and outpatient SCT and photopheresis. We have multi-disciplinary clinics for immune disorders & chronic GVHD.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1992 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since February 1996.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Sonali Chaudhury, Reggie Duerst, Jessica Foglesong, Jennifer Schneiderman, Olatundun Williams

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

Lurie Children's is not only focused on treating children's illnesses, but we are also committed to making sure our patients and their families are supported mentally, emotionally and spiritually. We have specially trained social workers, music & art therapists, full-time teachers and programs such as ParentWISE and PeerWISE. Our Family Life Center is located in the main hospital and a Ronald McDonald House is nearby. For details see our website: luriechildrens.org/en-us/care-services/family-services/Pages/index.aspx

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 96 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 76.6% and 90.8%.

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


125

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 23 6 1 30
Unrelated donor 30 8 5 43
Total allogeneic 53 14 6 73
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
52
-- 52
Total combined
119 6 125

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 27 3 0 0 30
Unrelated 37 6 0 0 43
Autologous 49 3 0 0 52
Total 113 12 0 0 125

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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