AbstractAlternative therapeutic approaches with low dose chemotherapy and differentiative-maturative treatment by growth factors are under consideration for elderly patients with acute leukemia. Two patients with AML-M6 with maturation, one refractory to standard chemotherapy and the other ineligible for cytoxic treatment, obtained complete remission from leukemia using high dose recombinant erythropoietin and granulocyte colony-stimulating factor.
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Vol. 87 No. 11 (2002): November, 2002 : Case Reports
Ferrata Storti Foundation, Pavia, Italy
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