Opportunistic Infection in Cancer Patients


With advances in cancer treatments, particularly cytotoxic combinations, the prognosis in several tumours has improved considerably over the past decade. Not unexpectedly, this has in some instances led to increased toxicity, particularly in opportunistic infections. These are readily amenable to appropriate treatment, and can be resolved satisfactorily if… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/bjc.1979.159