The largest center in Europe for bone marrow transplantation
Essen University Hospital is the largest center in Europe for bone marrow transplantation.
Examination lasts 4-5 days.
Cost of 1 cycle of chemotherapy is €6,000. Cost of bone marrow transplantation starts from €100,000.
- Diagnostics of lymphoma at Charité
- Lymphoma diagnostic cost
- innovative methods of lymphoma treatment
Why is Charité one of the leading centers in lymphoma treatment?
The leading professionals of Charité manage the scientific researches in the most relevant medical fields, provide the courses for the doctors at the highest level. The hospital successfully provides the treatment of 29 kinds of lymphoma. The unique developments that become the best world treatment methods standards are applied. What doctors are the experts in lymphoma treatment at Charité? The Department for Oncohaematology at Charité in Berlin is managed by best European experts: Prof. Kurt Possinger M.D. Ph.D. and Prof. Dr. med. Bernd Dörken.
What is the diagnostics of lymphoma at Charité?
- detailed blood testing;
- lymph nodes and visceral ultrasound;
- affected lymph node biopsy;
- MRI, CT, PET-CT;
- bones scanning;
- trephine biopsy depending on the medical situation.
What is the lymphoma diagnostic cost at Charité?
The total cost starts from 4,000 USD.
What are the lymphoma treatment methods at Charité?
The most popular approach in lymphoma treatment at Charité nowadays is the combination of chemo and radiotherapy (i.e. irradiation of the affected zones).
The immunobiological methods are applied in certain cases (i.e. cytokines, monoclonal antibodies and vaccines) to improve the immunity of the patient.
When there is no effect of the medications and radiotherapy, the German doctors combine the chemotherapy of high dosage and bone marrow or stem cells transplantation (both autologous and allogeneic).
What are the innovative methods of lymphoma treatment applied at Charité?
- RapidArc 3D irradiation;
- Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT);
- The intracavitary radiation therapy;
- Radioologic surgery by Cyber Knife.