Long-term results in hairy cell leukemia treated by splenectomy.

@article{Chrobk1993LongtermRI,
  title={Long-term results in hairy cell leukemia treated by splenectomy.},
  author={Ladislav Chrob{\'a}k and K Podzimek and Zsuzsanna Kerekes and Jiř{\'i} {\vS}pa{\vc}ek and Jaroslava Voglov{\'a}},
  journal={Neoplasma},
  year={1993},
  volume={40 2},
  pages={133-6}
}
Splenectomy as a therapeutic modality has been evaluated in a group of 24 consecutive patients. Before and after splenectomy only supportive therapy was applied with the exception of two patients in whom corticosteroids were administered because of vasculitis. Radiation therapy was applied in one patient because of massive retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy… CONTINUE READING