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Pediatric Oncologic Emergencies

  • Maria Santorineou

Abstract

Pediatric oncologic emergencies can be defined as the clinical situations that arise from the disease process or from complications of its treatment or from both.

Keywords

Uric Acid Serum Uric Acid Disseminate Intravascular Coagulation Superior Vena Cava Spinal Cord Compression 
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General

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Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

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Spinal Cord Compression

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Hyperleukocytosis Syndrome

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Acute Intraabdominal Emergencies

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Metabolic Emergencies

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Hematologic Emergencies

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Infectious Emergencies

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Miscellaneous

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maria Santorineou
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsAlbert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx Municipal Hospital CenterBronxUSA

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