Height and weight pattern up to 20 years after treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.

OBJECTIVE To assess height and body mass index standard deviation scores up to 20 years after treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). SUBJECTS AND METHODS Height and body mass index standard deviation scores were measured in 33 patients (14 boys and 19 girls) with childhood ALL at diagnosis, after the end of treatment, at final height, and at… CONTINUE READING