Thromboembolism in children with sarcoma Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • BACKGROUND: Thromboembolism (TE) is a common complication and cause of death in adults with cancer. Cancer has been identified as a major risk factor in children with TE. However, the information regarding the epidemiology of TE in children with cancer, especially in association with childhood solid tumors, is scant. OBJECTIVE: To define the prevalence and epidemiology of TE in children with sarcoma. PROCEDURE: Hospital records of children

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  • August 2007

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