Bone Marrow Aspirate
A bone marrow biopsy removes a small amount of bone and a small amount of fluid and cells from inside the bone (bone marrow). A bone marrow aspiration removes only the marrow. These tests are often done to find the reason for many blood disorders and may be used to find out if cancer or infection has spread to the bone marrow. For more information, click here.
What is therapeutic phlebotomy?
Therapeutic phlebotomy is drawing blood for the purpose of treating a disease, most often, iron overload disease.
Tysabri is a brand-name drug used to treat debilitating symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis (M.S.). For more information about this drug, visit the manufacturer's website by clicking here.
Prostate & Breast Cancer Hormonal Injections
Hormone therapy is a form of systemic therapy that works to add, block, or remove hormones from the body as well as to slow or stop the growth of cancer cells. For more information, click here.