Intestinal Obstruction in Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report From the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.

@article{Madenci2015IntestinalOI,
  title={Intestinal Obstruction in Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report From the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.},
  author={Arin L Madenci and Stacey Fisher and Lisa R. Diller and Robert E Goldsby and Wendy M Leisenring and Kevin Charles Oeffinger and Leslie L. Robison and Charles A. Sklar and Marilyn Stovall and Rita E. Weathers and Gregory T Armstrong and Yutaka Yasui and Christopher Weldon},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2015},
  volume={33 26},
  pages={2893-900}
}
PURPOSE For adult survivors of childhood cancer, knowledge about the long-term risk of intestinal obstruction from surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy is limited. METHODS Intestinal obstruction requiring surgery (IOS) occurring 5 or more years after cancer diagnosis was evaluated in 12,316 5-year survivors in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (2,002 with and 10,314 without abdominopelvic tumors) and 4,023 sibling participants. Cumulative incidence of IOS was calculated with second… CONTINUE READING