Inappropriate increase in erythropoietin titers during chemotherapy.

  title={Inappropriate increase in erythropoietin titers during chemotherapy.},
  author={E Piroso and Allan J. Erslev and Jaime Caro},
  journal={American journal of hematology},
  volume={32 4},
Serial erythropoietin measurements by RIA were performed in six patients with acute leukemia treated by intensive chemotherapy. In all cases erythropoietin titers increased after the onset of treatment, although the hemoglobin concentration remained at stable values. Subsequently the erythropoietin titers gradually returned to baseline levels. In same… CONTINUE READING