Concurrent search for unrelated cord and volunteer donor in high-risk acute lymphoblastic leukemia


To assess the effectiveness of the search for an unrelated donor on the outcome of patients with high-risk acute lymphoblastic leukemia, we analyzed prospectively 136 patients who underwent a search for cord blood (CB) and an unrelated volunteer donor (UD) at the same time. The probability of finding a donor was 58.2%, 70.3%, and 75.7% at 3, 6, and 12… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00277-011-1392-z


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