Leukocytosis and the retinoic acid syndrome in patients with acute promyelocytic leukemia treated with arsenic trioxide Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Arsenicals
  • Leukemia, Promyelocytic, Acute
  • Leukocytosis
  • Oxides
  • Tretinoin

abstract

  • Induction therapy of APL with all-trans RA and arsenic trioxide is associated with leukocytosis and the RA syndrome. These clinical effects seem to be intrinsically related to the biologic responsiveness and the differentiation process induced by these new agents.

publication date

  • July 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10893295

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2620

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 18

number

  • 13