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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma treatment details. Chemotherapy. Santobono-Pausilipon Hospital, Naples, Italy



Survival: 20.9 months
   
Toxicity Grade: 5
   
Treatments: Chemotherapy
   
Drugs:
Country: Italy
   
City/State/Province: Naples
   
Hospital: Santobono-Pausilipon Hospital
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 8/2014

Description:
Patients:
This study involved 30 children with central nervous system (CNS) relapsed/refractory acute leukemia/lymphoma. The median patient age was 9.4 years and 21 were male.

Treatment:
Patients received chemotherapy with liposomal cytarabine.

Toxicities:
There were two deaths due to infection reported. Grade 3-4 neurotoxicities were also reported.

Results:
The median overall survival was 20.9 months.

Correspondence: Dr. Rosanna Parasole; email: rparasol64@gmail.com

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