Retroperitoneal fibrosis following treatment for Hodgkin's disease.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

With improvement and refinement of therapy, the majority of Hodgkin's disease patients are alive and free of disease at 5 years. As these patients continue to be observed, a variety of late complications have been reported. We describe herein three patients who developed retroperitoneal fibrosis following definitive therapy for Hodgkin's disease. The incidence approaches that seen with methysergide.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Chao, N; Levine, J; Horning, SJ

Published Date

  • February 1, 1987

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 231 - 232

PubMed ID

  • 3100728

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0732-183X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.1987.5.2.231


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States