The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Private Cord Blood Banks
March 15, 2004 (Issue: 1178)Private cord blood banks continue to advertise their services to couples expecting a child. Cord blood can be stored safely for many years. Public cord blood banks accept collections only from affiliated hospitals (Medical Letter 2001; 43:84). Units...more
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