Late effects of total body irradiation.

  title={Late effects of total body irradiation.},
  author={Ann Barrett and Judy Nicholls and Becky Gibson},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  volume={9 2},
Late effects of chemo-radiotherapy conditioning before bone marrow transplantation (BMT) are being increasingly recognised in long-term survivors, particularly children. They can be divided into two categories: those affecting hormonal status and those affecting specific organ function. All women treated develop ovarian failure with low levels of beta-oestradiol and raised values of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH). In males, raised FSH and LH values are found… CONTINUE READING
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