Bone marrow transplantation for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia after marrow relapse.

Abstract

Children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in whom relapse in bone marrow occurs have a poor outlook when treated with chemotherapy alone. Twenty-seven patients with childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia were treated for marrow relapse with high-dose chemotherapy with or without total body irradiation followed by bone marrow transplantation (BMT). Twenty… (More)

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