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, cilt.42, sa.5, ss.1841-1848, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


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.