Extramedullary hematopoiesis during therapy with granulocyte colony-stimulating factor.

@article{Redmond1994ExtramedullaryHD,
  title={Extramedullary hematopoiesis during therapy with granulocyte colony-stimulating factor.},
  author={Jennifer Redmond and R S Kantor and H E Auerbach and M D Spiritos and J Tucker Moore},
  journal={Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={118 10},
  pages={1014-5}
}
Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor is a glycoprotein that promotes the proliferation and differentiation of neutrophils. It also results in an increase in circulating hematopoietic progenitor cells. We describe two cases of extramedullary hematopoiesis in patients receiving granulocyte colony-stimulating factor with chemotherapy for metastatic breast… CONTINUE READING