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Chemotherapy of acute myeloblastic leukaemia with DAM regimen.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9621477     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
32 patients of denovo-ANLL were treated with Doxorubicin, Ara-C and 6-Mercaptopurine (DAM) regimen. Remission induction was instituted with 1-3 cycles of DAM regimen and maintenance was given by 6-MP continuously with intermittent DA (1,5) regimen. In the remission induction, Doxorubicin 30 mg/m2 for 3 days, Ara-C 150 mg/m2 for 5 days and 6-Mp 100 mg/m2 daily was given. Complete remission (CR) was observed in 60% cases. The probability of 2 years disease-free survival of patients with complete remission is 56.73%.
Authors:
A B Yunus; M A Sayeed; A Barua; J Rahman; M A Rashid
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Clinical Trial; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Bangladesh Medical Research Council bulletin     Volume:  23     ISSN:  0377-9238     ISO Abbreviation:  Bangladesh Med Res Counc Bull     Publication Date:  1997 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-07-08     Completed Date:  1998-07-08     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7607686     Medline TA:  Bangladesh Med Res Counc Bull     Country:  BANGLADESH    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  82-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Haematology, Institute of Postgraduate Medicine & Research, Dhaka.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / adverse effects,  therapeutic use*
Blood Cell Count / drug effects
Cytarabine / administration & dosage
Disease-Free Survival
Doxorubicin / administration & dosage
Drug Administration Schedule
Female
Humans
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute / drug therapy*
Male
Middle Aged
Remission Induction
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/AA1-3 protocol; 147-94-4/Cytarabine; 23214-92-8/Doxorubicin

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