Childhood non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in Egypt: preliminary results of treatment with a new ifosfamide-containing regimen

@article{GadelMawla1989ChildhoodNL,
  title={Childhood non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in Egypt: preliminary results of treatment with a new ifosfamide-containing regimen},
  author={Nazli Gad-el-Mawla and M. Hani Hussein and S Abdel-hadi and O. El-Taneer and Melissa Adde and Ian Magrath},
  journal={Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology},
  year={1989},
  volume={24},
  pages={S20-S23}
}
Pediatric non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) constitutes 16% of pediatric malignancies reported to the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Cairo. Since July 1985, we have treated 39 previously untreated pediatric NHL cases younger than 16 years of age (mean, 7.6 years) with a new protocol consisting of alternating cycles: regimen A comprised cyclophosphamide, high-dose ara-C, Adriamycin and vincristine; regimen B consisted of ifosfamide, methotrexate and VP16, with intrathecal methotrexate. Diagnoses… CONTINUE READING
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