Allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation for standard risk leukemia: experience of İbni Sina Hospital

@article{Arslan2000AllogeneicPB,
  title={Allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation for standard risk leukemia: experience of İbni Sina Hospital},
  author={{\"O}nder Karakoç Arslan and H S Coskun and M. Ali Arat and H. Burak Celebi and M. Erkan {\"O}zcan and G{\"u}nhan G{\"u}rman and Celalettin {\"U}st{\"u}n and Taner Demirer and Hamdi Akan and Osman Ilhan and Nahide Konuk and Meral Beksac and Akin V Uysal and Haluk Koç},
  journal={Bone Marrow Transplantation},
  year={2000},
  volume={25},
  pages={1229-1232}
}
Fifty-three patients with standard risk leukemia who underwent allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation (alloPBSCT) from their HLA-identical siblings were analyzed for engraftment, incidence and severity of GVHD, and relapse rate. Standard risk leukemia was defined as AML in first complete remission or CML in first chronic phase within the first year after diagnosis. The median age was 34.5 years (range 13–47). Stem cells were mobilized by using 10 μg/kg G-CSF subcutaneously for 5… CONTINUE READING