Effect of ABVD chemotherapy with and without mantle or mediastinal irradiation on pulmonary function and symptoms in early-stage Hodgkin's disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Hodgkin Disease
  • Lung

abstract

  • ABVD chemotherapy induced acute pulmonary toxicity that required bleomycin dose modification in a substantial number of patients. The addition of RT resulted in a further decrease in FVC; however, this did not significantly affect the functional status of patients.

publication date

  • April 1996

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8648387

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1297

end page

  • 305

volume

  • 14

number

  • 4