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Management of Febrile Neutropenia

Michael Ellis
Published in : Journal of Medical Sciences ; Vol 1, No 2 (2008)
DOI : 10.2174/1996327000801020010

Abstract


The significant successes in hematological cancer chemotherapy in the last 40 years have been tempered through the ‘innocent casualty’ phenomenon of creating a highly immunocompromised milieu fruitful for opportunistic infections, whose morbidity and mortality threaten outcome.

 


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