Childhood Leukemia

Known as: Leukemia, Childhood 
An acute or chronic leukemia that occurs during childhood.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2012
Review
2012
Acute leukemia is the most common cancer in children but the causes of the disease in the majority of cases are not known. About… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Understanding cancer pathogenesis requires knowledge of not only the specific contributory genetic mutations but also the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Cigarette smoke has been linked to adult myeloid leukemia; however, the association between parental smoking and childhood… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT Most children diagnosed as having leukemia become research subjects in randomized clinical trials (RCTs), but little is… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The potential etiologic role of household pesticide exposures was examined in the Northern California Childhood Leukemia Study. A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To evaluate and compare psychological outcomes in long-term survivors of pediatric leukemia, Hodgkin's disease, and non… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Thiopurine methyltransferase (TPMT) catalyses the S-methylation of thiopurines, including 6-mercaptopurine and 6-thioguanine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Psychological sequelae are examined in 130 former childhood leukemia patients and 155 comparison participants and their parents… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
S using a combination of agents. While the late 1940s and 1950s were characterized by single agent chemotherapy deINCE… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
PURPOSE To assess imaging features of granulocytic sarcoma (GS) in children with myelogenous leukemia. MATERIALS AND METHODS… (More)
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