Massive BACT chemotherapy with autologous bone marrow transplantation in 17 cases of non-Hodgkin's malignant lymphoma with a very bad prognosis.

@article{Philip1983MassiveBC,
  title={Massive BACT chemotherapy with autologous bone marrow transplantation in 17 cases of non-Hodgkin's malignant lymphoma with a very bad prognosis.},
  author={Thierry Philip and Pierre Biron and Patrick Herv{\'e} and L. Dutou and Adrian Ehrsam and Ir{\`e}ne Philip and G{\'e}rard Souillet and Emmanuel Plouvier and A le Mevel and No{\"e}l Philippe},
  journal={European journal of cancer & clinical oncology},
  year={1983},
  volume={19 10},
  pages={1371-9}
}
A group of 12 children and 5 adults, all with diffuse non-Hodgkin's malignant lymphoma (NHML), received massive chemotherapy regimens. The stages of the disease were as follows: 7 patients were in second complete remission; 6 in a progressive phase of the disease; and 4 in first complete remission which occurred late in the course of the disease. All patients received BACT (BCNU+aracytine+cyclophosphamide+thioguanine) or TACC (idem with CCNU) at different dose levels: 6/17 received 10 Gy total… CONTINUE READING