Treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in adults with intensive induction, consolidation, and maintenance chemotherapy.

@article{Hussein1989TreatmentOA,
  title={Treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in adults with intensive induction, consolidation, and maintenance chemotherapy.},
  author={King Hussein and Steve Dahlberg and David R. Head and Chris Waddell and Lyubica Dabich and James K. Weick and Francis S. Morrison and J H Saiki and E N Metz and Saul E. Rivkin},
  journal={Blood},
  year={1989},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={57-63}
}
The Southwest Oncology Group conducted a study of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in adults over a 5-year period, testing the utility of the L-10M regimen initially described by the group from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. One hundred sixty-eight eligible patients were treated with this intensive combination chemotherapy regimen. One hundred fifteen (68%) achieved complete remission. With the current median follow-up time of 34.5 months, the median durations of remission, relapse… CONTINUE READING
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