How common are low platelet counts after autologous stem cell transplant?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains that patients should keep a close eye on their platelet counts after undergoing a stem cell transplant.
The BOTTOM LINE:
If platelet counts drop too low, therapy adjustments should be considered.
Dr. Brian G.M. Durie serves as Chairman of the International Myeloma Foundation and serves on its Scientific Advisory Board. Additionally, he is Chairman of the IMF's International Myeloma Working Group, a consortium of nearly 200 myeloma experts from around the world. Dr. Durie also leads the IMF’s Black Swan Research Initiative®.