Leukaemia survival trends in children with Down's syndrome in Great Britain, 1971-2000: a population-based study
Background: Children with Down's syndrome (DS) who developed leukaemia have had a worse prognosis than other children with leukaemia in the past. In the 1970s and early 1980s, some children with DS who developed leukaemia received fewer cycles of chemotherapy or were advised not to have treatment. Methods: In this population-based study, trends in 5-year survival with leukaemia were evaluated for children with and without DS who were diagnosed in Great Britain during 1971-2000 and followed to...Expand abstract
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