Iron Overload: Predictor of Adverse Outcome in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation


Sucak G. T. , Yegin Z. A. , Ozkurt Z. N. , Aki S. Z. , Yagci M.

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.42, no.5, pp.1841-1848, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2009.11.049
  • Title of Journal : TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1841-1848

Abstract

Introduction. Iron overload is an important problem in candidates for and survivors of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), and affects long-term outcome and survival. The objective of the present study was to determine the effect of iron overload on early toxic or infectious complications and survival.