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PURPOSE We compared long-term health effects induced by childhood cancer or its treatments as reported by young adult survivors and as noted in their medical records. PATIENTS AND METHODS We(More)
Studies of second malignant neoplasms (SMNs) in childhood are generally conducted in old cohorts. The aim of this study was to determine the actual incidence of all SMNs in a recent cohort. The(More)
BACKGROUND We assessed the number and causes of treatment-related deaths (TRDs) in childhood cancer over time and correlated them with adherence to therapeutic guidelines. PROCEDURE We compared two(More)
We studied academic and employment outcomes in 59 subjects who underwent allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (a-HSCT) with fractionated total body irradiation (fTBI) for childhood(More)
BACKGROUND The thyroid is highly sensitive to the carcinogenic effect of radiation in children. We compared, in patients with and without earlier childhood radiation, the features of papillary(More)
From a population-based cohort of cases of first cancers diagnosed between 1987 and 2004, before the patient's age of 15 years, the authors conducted a nested case-control study, matching 64 patients(More)