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Secondary acute leukemia - review of 15 cases

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Abstract

Acute leukemia is a rare complication of long-term chemotherapy, immunosuppressive therapy and radiotherapy. With improved survival in cancer patients resulting from modern methods of investigations and treatment, more case of secondary leukemia have come to light. In this review, fifteen cases of secondary leukemia, its prognostic implications and methods to reduce the risk of its development are emphasised. Relevant literature is also reviewed. (author). 3 tabs., 24 refs.
Publication Date:
Dec 01, 1988
Product Type:
Journal Article
Reference Number:
AIX-20-056036; EDB-89-103858
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Indian J. Cancer; (India); Journal Volume: 25:4
Subject:
63 RADIATION, THERMAL, AND OTHER ENVIRON. POLLUTANT EFFECTS ON LIVING ORGS. AND BIOL. MAT.; MYELOID LEUKEMIA; RADIOTHERAPY; SIDE EFFECTS; CHEMOTHERAPY; DISEASES; HEMIC DISEASES; IMMUNE SYSTEM DISEASES; LEUKEMIA; MEDICINE; NEOPLASMS; NUCLEAR MEDICINE; RADIOLOGY; THERAPY; 560151* - Radiation Effects on Animals- Man
OSTI ID:
6068201
Research Organizations:
Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay (India)
Country of Origin:
India
Language:
English
Other Identifying Numbers:
Journal ID: CODEN: IJCAA
Submitting Site:
INIS
Size:
Pages: 251-261
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Venugopal, P, Rajni, A, Gopal, R, Saikia, T, Kurkure, P A, Nair, C N, and Advani, S H. Secondary acute leukemia - review of 15 cases. India: N. p., 1988. Web.
Venugopal, P, Rajni, A, Gopal, R, Saikia, T, Kurkure, P A, Nair, C N, & Advani, S H. Secondary acute leukemia - review of 15 cases. India.
Venugopal, P, Rajni, A, Gopal, R, Saikia, T, Kurkure, P A, Nair, C N, and Advani, S H. 1988. "Secondary acute leukemia - review of 15 cases." India.
@misc{etde_6068201,
title = {Secondary acute leukemia - review of 15 cases}
author = {Venugopal, P, Rajni, A, Gopal, R, Saikia, T, Kurkure, P A, Nair, C N, and Advani, S H}
abstractNote = {Acute leukemia is a rare complication of long-term chemotherapy, immunosuppressive therapy and radiotherapy. With improved survival in cancer patients resulting from modern methods of investigations and treatment, more case of secondary leukemia have come to light. In this review, fifteen cases of secondary leukemia, its prognostic implications and methods to reduce the risk of its development are emphasised. Relevant literature is also reviewed. (author). 3 tabs., 24 refs.}
journal = {Indian J. Cancer; (India)}
volume = {25:4}
journal type = {AC}
place = {India}
year = {1988}
month = {Dec}
}