Epidermal Langerhans cells after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation: depletion by chemotherapy conditioning regimen alone.

Abstract

Depletion of Langerhans cells (LC) is known to follow bone marrow transplantation (BMT) and is thought to be mainly related to pretransplant radiation and chemotherapy conditioning regimens. We studied sequential biopsies of clinically normal skin of 22 thalassemic and leukemic patients undergoing allogeneic BMT who had received only chemotherapy (busulfan… (More)

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@article{Zambruno1992EpidermalLC, title={Epidermal Langerhans cells after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation: depletion by chemotherapy conditioning regimen alone.}, author={G. M. Zambruno and Giampiero Girolomoni and Valeria Manca and M Andreani and Maria Galimberti and Guido Lucarelli and Alberto Giannetti}, journal={Journal of cutaneous pathology}, year={1992}, volume={19 3}, pages={187-92} }