Predictors of severe and febrile neutropenia during primary chemotherapy for ovarian cancer.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Gynecologic oncology, Volume 125, Issue 3, p.625-30 (2012)

Keywords:

Aged, Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols, Female, Fever, Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor, Humans, Middle Aged, Neoplasm Staging, NEUTROPENIA, Ovarian Neoplasms, Predictive Value of Tests, Retrospective Studies, Risk Factors

Abstract:

To identify factors that increase the risk of neutropenic events in women with advanced ovarian carcinoma receiving initial chemotherapy.