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Chronic Leukaemia

  • S. Monfardini
  • K. Brunner
  • D. Crowther
  • S. Eckhardt
  • D. Olive
  • S. Tanneberger
  • A. Veronesi
  • J. M. A. Whitehouse
  • R. Wittes
Part of the UICC International Union Against Cancer book series (UICCI)

Abstract

Few statistical data concerning incidence and mortality of the chronic leukaemias are available because these are rarely separated from other leukaemias.

Keywords

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia Blast Crisis Hairy Cell Blastic Phase Myeloproliferative Disease 
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Further Reading

  1. 1.
    Hugueley CM Jr (1978) Treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. Cancer Treat Review 4:261–273CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Liepman MK (1980) The chronic leukaemias. Med Clin N Amer 64:705PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Rai KR, Sawitsky A, Cronkite EP, et al. (1975) Clinical staging of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. Blood 46:219PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Spiers ASD (1976) The treatment of chronic granulocytic leukaemia. Brit J Haematol 32:291CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Symposium on leukaemia (1976) Archives Int Med 136:1375CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Monfardini
    • 1
  • K. Brunner
    • 2
  • D. Crowther
    • 3
  • S. Eckhardt
    • 4
  • D. Olive
    • 5
  • S. Tanneberger
    • 6
  • A. Veronesi
    • 1
  • J. M. A. Whitehouse
    • 7
  • R. Wittes
    • 8
  1. 1.Centro Riferimento OncologicoAviano (Pordenone)Italy
  2. 2.Onkologie-AbteilungInselspitalBernSwitzerland
  3. 3.Manchester University and Christie Hospital and Holt Radium InstituteManchesterUK
  4. 4.National Institute of OncologyBudapestHungary
  5. 5.Service de Médécine Infantille IIHopital d’Enfants Allée du MorovanVandoeuvre-Les-NancyFrance
  6. 6.Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDRRobert-Roessle-InstitutBerlin-BuchG.D.R.
  7. 7.CRC Medical Oncology Unit, Centre Block CF99Southampton General HospitalSouthamptonUK
  8. 8.Division of Cancer Treatment, Dept. of Health, Education and WelfareNational Institute of HealthBethesdaUSA

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