Early infectious complications after high-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation for haematological malignancies

Z. Stojanoski, A. Pivkova, L. Cevreska, N. Siljanoski, O. Karanfilski, I. Panovska, M. Ivanovski, B. Georgievski

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Clinical Center (Skopje, MK)


From September 2000 to October 2003, 56 patients (30 with AML, 2 ALL, 4  CML, 8  HD, 8  NHL, 7  MM and 1 SAA), underwent 60 cycles of high-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation. 43 patients were threated with autologous and 17 with allogeneic stem cell transplantation from HLA identical siblings. We retrospectively analyzed the infective complications that occurred during an aplastic phase after stem cell transplantation. All patient were treated in sterile room, conditioned with HEPA filters. Median duration of neutropenia ( granulocyte count

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30th Annual Meeting of the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
    • EBMT 2004