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Protocol of Reitman et al for Using Serum Procalcitonin Concentrations to Detect Bacteremia in a Child with Febrile Neutropenia

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Infectious Diseases
Hematology Oncology

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A child with febrile neutropenia is at risk for bacteremia. Reitman et al used serial serum procalcitonin concentrations to identify patients at high risk for bacteremia. The authors are from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

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