Long-term follow up after allogeneic stem cell transplantation in patients with severe aplastic anemia after cyclophosphamide plus antithymocyte globulin conditioning.

@article{Konopacki2012LongtermFU,
  title={Long-term follow up after allogeneic stem cell transplantation in patients with severe aplastic anemia after cyclophosphamide plus antithymocyte globulin conditioning.},
  author={Johanna Konopacki and Rapha{\"e}l Porcher and Marie Robin and Sabine Bieri and Jean-Michel Cayuela and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Largh{\'e}ro and Ali{\'e}nor Xhaard and Anna Lisa Andreoli and Nathalie Dhedin and Anna D. Petropoulou and Paula Rodriguez-Otero and Patricia Ribaud and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Moins-Teisserenc and Maryvonnick Carmagnat and Antoine Toubert and Yves Chalandon and Gerard J Soci{\'e} and R{\'e}gis Peffault de Latour},
  journal={Haematologica},
  year={2012},
  volume={97 5},
  pages={710-6}
}
BACKGROUND Due to increased rates of secondary solid organ cancer in patients with severe aplastic anemia who received an irradiation-based conditioning regimen, we decided some years ago to use the combination of cyclophosphamide and antithymocyte globulin. We report the long-term follow up of patients who underwent hematopoietic stem cell transplantation from an HLA-matched sibling donor after this conditioning regimen. DESIGN AND METHODS We analyzed 61 consecutive patients transplanted… CONTINUE READING