Successful treatment of refractory Langerhans cell histiocytosis with pulmonary aspergillosis by reduced-intensity conditioning cord blood transplantation.

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The prognosis of multisystem LCH in children with risk organ involvement is extremely poor when they fail to respond to conventional chemotherapy. In such patients, allogeneic SCT may produce complete and sustained remission; however, high-dose myeloablative regimens are frequently associated with treatment-related morbidity and mortality. More recently… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-3046.2008.01124.x

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@article{Hatakeyama2010SuccessfulTO, title={Successful treatment of refractory Langerhans cell histiocytosis with pulmonary aspergillosis by reduced-intensity conditioning cord blood transplantation.}, author={Naoki Hatakeyama and Tsukasa Hori and Masaki Yamamoto and Natsuko Inazawa and Yoko Hirako and Hiroyuki Tsutsumi and Nobuhiro Suzuki}, journal={Pediatric transplantation}, year={2010}, volume={14 3}, pages={E4-10} }