Late mortality in two-year survivors of hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) performed in children and adolescents: Report from the BMT-Survivor Study.

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8507 Background: We assessed overall and cause-specific late mortality [death occurring 2 or more years (yrs) after HCT] in a retrospective cohort of 862 patients (pts), unedrgoing HCT between 1974 and 1998, before the age of 21 yrs, and surviving at least 2 yrs. METHODS Vital status information was obtained from medical records, National Death Index, and… (More)

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@article{Bhatia2004LateMI, title={Late mortality in two-year survivors of hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) performed in children and adolescents: Report from the BMT-Survivor Study.}, author={S. Bhatia and L. Francisco and K. S. Baker and Norma K. C. Ramsay and Les L Robison and Stephen J. Forman and J G Gurney}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2004}, volume={22 14_suppl}, pages={8507} }