Bone Marrow Transplant Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    What is bone marrow?
    • A. 

      I don't know...

    • B. 

      Goop that is found floating around by your bones

    • C. 

      Fat that surrounds your bones

    • D. 

      Spongy, fatty tissue found in your largest bones.

    • E. 

      A web-like, white substance, that is found in all of your bones.

  • 2. 
    When was the first truly successful bone marrow transplant?
    • A. 

      1993

    • B. 

      1822

    • C. 

      1956

    • D. 

      2002

    • E. 

      1978

  • 3. 
    When was the first attempt at a bone marrow transplant?
    • A. 

      Late 18th century.

    • B. 

      Late 19th century

    • C. 

      Early 20th century

    • D. 

      Early 19th century

    • E. 

      1938

  • 4. 
    Which of these is NOT an important name in bone marrow transplant history?
    • A. 

      Fredrick Helsing

    • B. 

      Donnall Thomas

    • C. 

      Jean Dausset

    • D. 

      Robert Good

    • E. 

      Joseph Murray

  • 5. 
    Why did the first attempt at a bone marrow transplant fail?
    • A. 

      The body rejected the bone marrow

    • B. 

      The bone marrow was given by mouth

    • C. 

      The person contracted an infection

    • D. 

      The doctors took the wrong steps

    • E. 

      It didn't fail.

  • 6. 
    Which bone marrow transplant is where you receive the bone marrow transplant from yourself?
    • A. 

      No-donor

    • B. 

      Allogeneic

    • C. 

      Autologus

    • D. 

      Aphoristic

    • E. 

      There is no such type of transplant.

  • 7. 
    What disease did David Stahl suffer from?
    • A. 

      Cancer

    • B. 

      Leukemia

    • C. 

      AIDS

    • D. 

      Lymphoma

    • E. 

      SCID