By Election Day, I had been through a bone marrow transplant and was on the mend.
In August 2012, anchor Robin Roberts took a leave of absence for a bone marrow transplant.
|bone marrow transplant |
A technique in which bone marrow is transplanted from one individual to another, or removed from and transplanted to the same individual, in order to stimulate production of blood cells. It is used in the treatment of malignancies, certain forms of anemia, and immunologic deficiencies.