Successful treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a child with cystic fibrosis.


Journal Article

A 3 1/2 year old girl with cystic fibrosis who underwent successful treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia remains in complete remission 36 months after diagnosis. We also report high clearance rates of three antineoplastic agents in this patient. Drug doses were adjusted to achieve optimal systemic exposure.

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Cited Authors

  • Gururangan, S; Horner, M; Rodman, JH; Marina, NM

Published Date

  • January 1, 1994

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 22 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 414 - 416

PubMed ID

  • 8152404

Pubmed Central ID

  • 8152404

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1096-911X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0098-1532

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/mpo.2950220612


  • eng