Infections among long-term survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Infection
  • Neoplasms
  • Neoplasms, Second Primary
  • Survivors

abstract

  • Survivors of childhood cancer remain at elevated risk for developing infectious-related complications, and they have a higher risk of infection-related mortality years after therapy. Further investigation is needed to provide insight into the mechanisms for the observed excess risks.

publication date

  • August 15, 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4159255

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.28763

PubMed ID

  • 24824782

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2514

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 120

number

  • 16