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By Charles A. Schiffer (auth.), Anjali S. Advani, Hillard M. Lazarus (eds.)

The present explosion of recent parts of controversy within the remedy of acute lymphocytic leukemia in adults and teenagers makes this accomplished e-book a miles wanted reference for hematologists and oncologists. This ebook assembles prime experts from around the world to hide the entire spectrum of ALL subtypes and their remedies. particular subject matters of dialogue contain symptoms for allogeneic bone marrow transplant in first entire remission, the function of minimum residual sickness in making therapy judgements, the therapy of teenagers, and the therapy of Philadelphia chromosome confident ALL with the appearance of the tyrosine kinase inhibitors. this can be the 1st booklet to concentration solely at the grownup ALL sufferer. It offers an entire evaluate of analysis, molecular pathogenesis, overview, and remedy for this crucial sufferer population.

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