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Prognosis of chronic lymphatic leukemia
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  757537     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In a retrospective study 117 patients with chronic lymphatic leukaemia (CLL) were classified according to Rai and analyzed with regard to their survival time. With increasing severity of the stage of the disease the prognosis becomes worse. A change of the stage was always in the sense of progredience of CLL. Untreated patients had the longest survival time. Among the various forms of treatment, monotherapy with corticosteroids had the worst, local irradiation therapy the best prognosis.
E Heilmann; B Schreck
Publication Detail:
Type:  English Abstract; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Haematologia     Volume:  12     ISSN:  0017-6559     ISO Abbreviation:  Haematologia (Budap)     Publication Date:    1978-1979
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-05-30     Completed Date:  1980-05-30     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0130266     Medline TA:  Haematologia (Budap)     Country:  HUNGARY    
Other Details:
Languages:  ger     Pagination:  231-45     Citation Subset:  IM    
Vernacular Title:
Prognose der chronischen lymphatischen Leukämie.
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MeSH Terms
Adrenal Cortex Hormones / therapeutic use
Leukemia, Lymphoid / drug therapy,  mortality*,  radiotherapy
Middle Aged
Neoplasm Staging
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Adrenal Cortex Hormones

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