Section 4
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Safety and tolerance of liposomal amphotericin B in the treatment of invasive aspergillosis in a neutropenic adolescent

Gandemer, V.; Taque, S.; Guiguen, C.; Rambeau, M.; Sayagh, M.; Gall, E. le

Journal de Mycologie Medicale 10(2): 105-107


ISSN/ISBN: 1156-5233
Accession: 003553226

This study aimed to demonstrate the safety and tolerance of liposomal amphotericin B (L-amB) in a neutropenic patient who developed severe nephrotoxicity with conventional amphotericin (C-amB) and amphotericin B lipid complex (ABLC). Seven months after allogenic bone marrow transplantation (BMT) for chronic myelogenous leukaemia, a 15-year-old boy, from France, relapsed (biphenotypic acute leukaemia).

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