Aplastic anemia induced by cyclohexylchloroethylnitrousurea

    loading  Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid


We report a patient who developed aplastic anemia after three courses of cyclohexylchloroethylnitrousurea (CCNU), procarbazine and oncovine administered after cranlotomy and lrradiation for brain astrocytoma. To the best of our knowledge, aplastic anemia following CCNU has not been reported previously. The unique course of the disease and implications of this complication are discussed.

Related Topics

    loading  Loading Related Articles