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Occurrence of malignant neoplasms in patients with chronic lymphatic leukaemia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  617950     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In a group of 280 patients with chronic lymphatic leukaemia, a coexistence of malignant tumours diagnosed simultaneously with the leukaemia was found in 14 cases or 5.0%. No significant difference was observed between the development of the second malignant neoplasm in the patients studied and the expected incidence in the general population, taking into account also the sex and age of patients and their place of residence. No statistically significant relation was found between the duration of CLL and the occurrence of second malignancies. No significant correlation was found between the total dose of cytostatic drugs, corticosteroids or radiotherapy and the incidence of cancer.
Authors:
H Zywicka-Lopaciuk; A Janowska-Wieczorek; M Romejko; K Swenz-Szczepanik; J Krzyzanowska-Woźniakowska; R Michalski; S Pawelski
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Haematologia     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0017-6559     ISO Abbreviation:  Haematologia (Budap)     Publication Date:  1977  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-05-16     Completed Date:  1979-05-16     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0130266     Medline TA:  Haematologia (Budap)     Country:  HUNGARY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  279-87     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Female
Humans
Leukemia, Lymphoid / complications*,  diagnosis,  mortality
Male
Middle Aged
Neoplasms / complications*,  diagnosis,  mortality

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