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The Leukemia/Bone Marrow Transplant Program of BC

Stem Cells & Marrow Donors
Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Collection

When to Call the Doctor

Warning Signs & Symptoms

If you have any symptoms that worry you or if you are concerned with any aspect of the stem cell collection, do not hesitate to contact the Donor Physician.

If the following signs and symptoms occur, contact the Donor Physician IMMEDIATELY:

  • Have a fever of 38°C (100°F) or higher
  • Have chills
  • Develop a rash or symptoms of an allergic reaction
  • Pain when urinating
  • Are bleeding, or have a problem such as a lump, swelling or bruising at the injection site that doesn’t go away
  • Notice anything unusual about your condition

The Donor Physician can be reached at 604-875-4863 or 604-875-4343 (24-hours).

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