Musculoskeletal Outcomes After Bone Marrow Transplant
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The purpose of the study is to evaluate bone mineral density and muscle strength in survivors of bone marrow transplant. Association with age, type of transplant, steroids, years since transplant, body composition, endocrinopathies, radiation, quality of life and physical activity will be explored.
Condition or disease
Survivors of Bone Marrow TransplantAutologous and Allogeneic
Bone marrow transplant survivors are at risk of diminished bone mineral density. Mechanisms and risks are not well understood. This study will help identify risks factors for developing this complication.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
8 Years to 30 Years (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Survivors of bone marrow transplant (autologous and allogeneic) who are at least 1 year from transplant.
Ages 8-30 years
One year from transplant
No current steroid use
Medical conditions that would prohibit testing
Neuropsychological conditions that prohibit completing questionnaires