A Desensitization Protocol in Children With L-Asparaginase Hypersensitivity


AKBAYRAM S., Dogan M. , AKGUN C., CAKSEN H., Oner A. F.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, vol.32, no.5, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/mph.0b013e3181e003c7
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY

Abstract

Background: L-asparaginase is effective in the treatment of malignant diseases, but it has been associated with hypersensitivity reactions in 5% to 45% of the patients.