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What About Stem Cell Transplants Or Stem Cell Therapy? Anyone Know Anything?

What About Stem Cell Transplants Or Stem Cell Therapy? Anyone Know Anything?

posted January 28, 2019
A MyMSTeam Member

None of the stem cell procedures are currently approved by the FDA in the U$A. You will need to travel overseas and the starting cost is $65,000 minimum.

posted January 29, 2019
A MyMSTeam Member

Thank you so much for the answers. I guess I will see where in this country it can be done but I am over 50 and have had MS for over 30 years. So not sure I would qualify.

posted January 28, 2019
A MyMSTeam Member

Thank you, I am doing very well, it was in Moscow, Russia

posted August 24, 2020
A MyMSTeam Member

@A MyMSTeam Member, Where was your HSCT performed?

The Very Best to You!

posted August 24, 2020 (edited)
A MyMSTeam Member

P.S. I was 60 at the time I had HSCT, and secondary progressive MS. Diagnosed at 40 years old, so had MS for 20 years. It gave me my life back, and I and my family are forever grateful.

posted August 24, 2020

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