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Granulocytic sarcoma: local presentation of a systemic disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1063055     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The case of a pregnant woman with a breast mass that proved to be a granulocytic sarcoma is presented. Her systemic therapy was initiated at a time when her tumor burden was possibly relatively low and a good response to the aggressive combination chemotherapy including Daunomycin was obtained. She was successfully carried through pregnancy and delivered a normal child despite combination chemotherapy. Factors relating to her case have been reviewed in the literature.
Authors:
H F Sears; J Reid
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cancer     Volume:  37     ISSN:  0008-543X     ISO Abbreviation:  Cancer     Publication Date:  1976 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-07-06     Completed Date:  1976-07-06     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374236     Medline TA:  Cancer     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1808-13     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Antineoplastic Agents / adverse effects,  therapeutic use*
Breast Neoplasms* / drug therapy
Female
Gestational Age
Humans
Leukemia, Myeloid* / drug therapy,  pathology,  radiotherapy
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications* / drug therapy
Prognosis
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antineoplastic Agents

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