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Patient Education Resources

5 Patient Education Resources

Information for Patients Receiving Radiation Therapy: Total Marrow Irradiation (TMI)

| .pdf | PRINT CODE NSCCP-1670

Certain blood cancers and blood disorders are treated with a stem cell transplant. Total Marrow Irradiation (TMI), like chemotherapy, is given to get your body ready for the stem cells. This pamphlet describes why TMI has been recommended, what will happen during treatment, possible side effects, and available supports.

Multiple Myeloma

| .pdf | PRINT CODE NSCCP-0035

Multiple myeloma is a type of cancer where plasma cells, blood cells that help fight infection, become abnormal and grow out of control. This pamphlet lists the causes and results of multiple myeloma, how it is diagnosed, the symptoms, and how it is treated.

Polycythemia Vera

| .pdf | PRINT CODE NSCCP-1689

This pamphlet outlines polycythemia vera (PV), a blood cancer, also called primary polycythemia, polycythemia rubra vera (PRV), or Vaquez-Osler disease. This pamphlet describes the cause, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of polycythemia vera.

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