Male gonadal function in survivors of childhood Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

@article{Arush2000MaleGF,
  title={Male gonadal function in survivors of childhood Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.},
  author={Myriam Weyl Ben Arush and Istv{\'a}n Solt and Abraham Lightman and Shai Linn and Abraham Kuten},
  journal={Pediatric hematology and oncology},
  year={2000},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={239-45}
}
The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of therapy on long-term gonadal function of young people cured of childhood lymphomas and to assess whether a prepubertal state during the treatment protects the gonads from chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy late effects. Clinical evaluation, semen analysis, and endocrine status were studied in 20 survivors of childhood lymphomas. Five patients received Inverted Y radiotherapy, 2320 cGy (1550-4000); all 20 received chemotherapy as follows: MOPP… CONTINUE READING

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