Ovarian function following marrow transplantation for aplastic anemia or leukemia.

  title={Ovarian function following marrow transplantation for aplastic anemia or leukemia.},
  author={Jean E. Sanders and C. Dean Buckner and David Amos and W. Levy and Frederick R Appelbaum and Kristine C Doney and Rainer F Storb and Keith M. Sullivan and Robert P. Witherspoon and E. Donnall Thomas},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  volume={6 5},
One hundred eighty-seven women between 13 and 49 years of age had ovarian function evaluated from 1 to 15 years (median, 4) after marrow transplant for aplastic anemia or leukemia. Among 43 women transplanted for aplastic anemia following 200 mg/kg cyclophosphamide (CY), all 27 less than 26 years of age, but only five of 16 greater than 26 years of age recovered normal ovarian function. Nine of the 43 have had 12 pregnancies, resulting in eight live births, and two elective and two spontaneous… CONTINUE READING


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