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Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Location

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Division of Research Immunology & BMT
4650 Sunset Boulevard
Mailstop 62
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Direct phone: (323) 361-2546

Total transplants by cell source

From January 1, 2017 to December 31st, 2018
  • Marrow: 43
  • PBSC: 37
  • Cord Blood: 15
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 99
Performs pediatric transplants

Overview

The Hematopoietic Stem Cell (HSC) Transplant Program at CHLA was started in 1983. Since then, 2,000 HSC autologous and allogeneic related and unrelated transplants have been performed using bone marrow, PBSC and cord blood for lympho/hematopoietic diseases and solid tumors.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1983 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since April 1989.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Hisham Abdel-Azim, Paibel Aguago-Hiraldo, Neena Kapoor, Babak Moghimi, Michael Pulsipher, Agne Taraseviciute

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

Ronald McDonald Housing

About the center

Overview

The Hematopoietic Stem Cell (HSC) Transplant Program at CHLA was started in 1983. Since then, 2,000 HSC autologous and allogeneic related and unrelated transplants have been performed using bone marrow, PBSC and cord blood for lympho/hematopoietic diseases and solid tumors.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1983 and has been an NMDP/Be The Match transplant center since April 1989.

Attending physicians

Pediatric - Hisham Abdel-Azim, Paibel Aguago-Hiraldo, Neena Kapoor, Babak Moghimi, Michael Pulsipher, Agne Taraseviciute

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Pediatric only

Other programs and services

Ronald McDonald Housing

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 104 patients.

The actual 1-year survival of these patients is 77.5%.

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 74.9% and 89.0%.

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


194

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

Marrow PBSC Cord blood Total
Allogeneic
Related donor 18 29 0 47
Unrelated donor 25 8 15 48
Total allogeneic 43 37 15 95
Autologous
Both marrow & PBSC
99
-- 99
Total combined
179 15 194

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 44 3 0 0 47
Unrelated 48 0 0 0 48
Autologous 93 6 0 0 99
Total 185 9 0 0 194

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

Survivorship program

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