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Hodgkin's Disease | Risk Factors for Late Cardiac Mortality Following Mediastinal Irradiation

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with Hodgkin's disease for risk of cardiac morbidity as a result of mediastinal irradiation.

Specialty:

Hematology Oncology
Cardiology

Objective:

risk factors, adverse effects

ICD-10:

T66

Description:

Hancock et al identified patients who died from heart disease following mediastinal irradiation for Hodgkin's disease. The authors are from Stanford University and the National Cancer Institute of NIH.

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