Which of the following treatments would most likely help someone with leukemia?

Leukemia results when an excess of defective blood cells are produced. These defective cells interfere with the production of normal blood cells. Which of the following treatments would most likely help someone with leukemia?

a. blood transfusion

b. bone marrow transplant

c. muscle relaxers

d. skin graft

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  • 1 decade ago
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    b. But "most likely" is important here. Bone marrow transplants do not work with all types of leukemia.

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  • 1 decade ago

    The standard treatment for leukemia is total body irradiation, to destroy the cancerous bone marrow, followed by a bone marrow transplant from a genetically similar donor, usually a sibling.

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  • 1 decade ago

    both a and b my daughter had leukemia and she has had many blood transfusions but the doctors said if it had ever come back she would need a marrow transplant and its worse if it ever comes back. hope that helps with your question.

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  • 1 decade ago

    B because it's the source of the defected cells.

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  • 1 decade ago

    b

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  • 1 decade ago

    B

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