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|Type:||Artigo de periódico|
|Title:||Several Opportunistic Infections In A Young Patient With Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Treated With Cladribine [múltiplas Infecções Oportunistas Em Um Paciente Com Leucemia Linfocítica Crônica Tratado Com Cladribina]|
|Author:||De Paula E.V.|
De Souza C.A.
|Abstract:||Hypogamaglobulinemia is frequently associated with B-CLL rendering the patients prone to bacterial infections. The use of purine analogs that cause depletion of T lymphocytes in the treatment of this disease, increases the spectrum of susceptibility of these patients to oportunistic agents. We report a case of a young B-CLL patient treated with 2-CdA, who presented multiple infectious complications during the course of his disease associated with a severe cellular immune deficiency.|
|Appears in Collections:||Unicamp - Artigos e Outros Documentos|
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