Dr. John McCarty on Advice for Patients With Lymphoma Seeking Stem Cell Mobilization

January 22, 2016
John McCarty, MD

​John McCarty, MD, medical director, Bone Marrow Transplant Program, Virginia Commonwealth University Health, discusses advice physicians can give to patients with lymphoma seeking stem cell mobilization.

John McCarty, MD, medical director, Bone Marrow Transplant Program, Virginia Commonwealth University Health, discusses advice physicians can give to patients with lymphoma seeking stem cell mobilization. McCarty says the first step any patient should take is getting in contact with their local transplant physician to discuss the different methods of collecting stem cells. He adds that multiple calls to multiple centers may be the best course of action for patients as well, considering each staff of medical professionals has had different experiences.