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Haplo-identical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant is a Possible Cure in a Patient with Relapsed Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis Syndrome

  • Jyotsna Kapoor
  • Rayaz Ahmed
  • Narendra Agrawal
  • Mukul Aggarwal
  • Pallavi Mehta
  • Priyanka Verma
  • Niharika Bhatia
  • Pragya Bhandari
  • Dinesh Bhurani
Correspondence
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Acknowledgements

We thank all the members, staff of Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, India for their contribution in the conduct of the study.

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

The Authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical Approval

All procedures performed in study involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards. The study was approved by our Institutional Review Board.

Informed Consent

The informed consent was obtained from the individual participant included in the study.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Hemato-OncologyRajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research CentreNew DelhiIndia

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