Indian Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 34  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 208--210

Report of chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase from Dr. Senthil Rajappa, 2002-2009


Senthil Rajappa, Lalit Varadpande, Tara Roshni Paul, Rachel Thomas Jacob, Raghunadharao Digumarti 
 Department of Medical Oncology, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Senthil Rajappa
Department of Medical Oncology, Nizam«SQ»s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
India

Nizam«SQ»s Institute of Medical Science is a premier institute of Hyderabad, established in 1980. The Medical Oncology Unit is the 1 st comprehensive cancer center established for the state of Andhra Pradesh. The department has presented a data of total 201 patients with the median age of 32 at diagnosis. Among these 66 (33%) patients belonged to low Hasford risk group. Complete hematologic response was seen in 195 (97%) of patients. The progression free survival (PFS) was 77% for all patients while those who achieved complete cytogenetic response, PFS was 88% at 29 months.


How to cite this article:
Rajappa S, Varadpande L, Paul TR, Jacob RT, Digumarti R. Report of chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase from Dr. Senthil Rajappa, 2002-2009.Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol 2013;34:208-210


How to cite this URL:
Rajappa S, Varadpande L, Paul TR, Jacob RT, Digumarti R. Report of chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase from Dr. Senthil Rajappa, 2002-2009. Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol [serial online] 2013 [cited 2019 Jun 20 ];34:208-210
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