Rachael Howe

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A retrospective analysis of 67 patients with chronic myelogenous leukemia treated with hydroxyurea (41 patients) and busulfan (26 patients) compared the effectiveness of treatment and resulting survival. After 4 days of treatment, the white blood count in the hydroxyurea group fell at a rate of 31% +/- 10% per day compared to 10% +/- 8% for the busulfan(More)
Secondary myelodysplastic syndrome (sMDS) and acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) have been recognized with increasing frequency following autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT). A retrospective analysis of 230 consecutive patients with Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL, 64) and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL, 166) who underwent ASCT was conducted to assess the(More)
A 23-year-old Asian lady presented with a hard indurated midline neck swelling of 2 months duration without any upper aerodigestive tract or systemic symptoms of note. Her inflammatory markers were elevated and she was commenced on antibiotics. Ultrasound scan and fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) were inconclusive. A CT scan showed an ill-defined soft(More)
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