Chapter 52. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

  1. Frederick R. Appelbaum MD Member Director Professor Head2,3,
  2. Stephen J. Forman MD Director Staff Physician4,5,
  3. Robert S. Negrin MD Professor of Medicine Chief6 and
  4. Karl G. Blume MD, FACP Emeritus Professor of Medicine6,7
  1. Charlotte M. Niemeyer MD Professor of Pediatrics Medicical Director and
  2. Franco Locatelli

Published Online: 5 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303537.ch52

Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition

Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Niemeyer, C. M. and Locatelli, F. (2009) Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia, in Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition (eds F. R. Appelbaum, S. J. Forman, R. S. Negrin and K. G. Blume), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303537.ch52

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA

  2. 3

    Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA

  3. 4

    Department of Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, Duarte, California, USA

  4. 5

    Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA

  5. 6

    Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

  6. 7

    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

Author Information

  1. Division of Hematology and Oncology, University Children's Hospital Frieberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153485

Online ISBN: 9781444303537

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Keywords:

  • hematopoietic cell transplantation for juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia;
  • hematopoietic cell transplantation;
  • preparative regimen;
  • GVHD and GVL effect;
  • stem cell source and umbilical cord blood transplantation;
  • Second transplantation;
  • Splenectomy and other treatment prior to transplantation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Classification and epidemiology

  • Clinical presentation

  • Hematologic features

  • Chromosomal abnormalities

  • Molecular pathogenesis

  • Natural course and prognostic factors

  • Nontransplant approaches

  • Hematopoietic cell transplantation

  • Outlook

  • References