Fludarabine phosphate may be useful in the treatment of graft-versus-host disease

Aksoy S., Abali H., Kilickap S., DİNÇER M., Erman M.

MEDICAL HYPOTHESES, vol.64, no.6, pp.1150-1152, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.mehy.2004.10.019
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1150-1152
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


The increasing number of allogeneic stem cell transplantations has made the management of graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) a continuing problem for transplantation professionals. GVHD is a complicated disease the treatment of which requires an equally multifaceted approach. Despite therapeutic efforts to decrease its distressing and potentially lethal clinical manifestations, treatment is still not optimal.