Successful Outcome With Fludarabine-Based Conditioning Regimen for Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation From Related Donor in Fanconi Anemia: A Single Center Experience From Turkey

Kuşkonmaz B. B. , Ünal Ş. , Bayhan T., Aytaç E. , Tavil B., Çetin M., ...More

PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, vol.63, no.4, pp.695-700, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/pbc.25844
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER
  • Page Numbers: pp.695-700


BackgroundFanconi anemia (FA) is a heterogeneous autosomal recessive (and rarely X linked) disorder, which is characterized by congenital malformations, progressive bone marrow failure, and predisposition to malignancies. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is the only definitive treatment for the hematological manifestations in FA.