Diarrhea in neutropenic patients: a prospective cohort study with emphasis on neutropenic enterocolitis

Aksoy D. Y. , Tanriover M. D. , Uzun O., Zarakolu P., Ercis S., Ergueven S., ...More

ANNALS OF ONCOLOGY, vol.18, no.1, pp.183-189, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/annonc/mdl337
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF ONCOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.183-189


Background: Although diarrhea is a frequent complication in neutropenic patients, its true incidence, risk factors and clinical course have not been investigated prospectively.