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

Publication Type:

Journal Article


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


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


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