Treatment strategy for disseminated Langerhans cell histiocytosis. DAL HX-83 Study Group.


Treatment of Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) remains problematic. To test the hypothesis that rapid initiation and long-term continuation of chemotherapy can improve survival and reduce recurrence and late consequences of disseminated LCH, we have completed a prospective clinical trial (DAL HX-83). One hundred six newly diagnosed patients were… (More)