Portal hypertension in children with Wilms' tumor: a report from the National Wilms' Tumor Study Group.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, Volume 77, Issue 1, p.210-6 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Antibiotics, Antineoplastic, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Child, Child, Preschool, Combined Modality Therapy, Doxorubicin, Female, Humans, Hypertension, Portal, Kidney Neoplasms, liver, Logistic Models, Male, Proportional Hazards Models, Public Health Sciences Division, Radiotherapy Dosage, RISK, Spleen, Wilms Tumor

Abstract:

This analysis was undertaken to determine the cumulative risk of and risk factors for portal hypertension (PHTN) in patients with Wilms' tumor (WT).