INITIAL AND CONTINUOUS INTENSlVE CHEMOTHERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD ACUTE LYMPHOBLASTICLEUKEMIA ( ALL ): THE CLINICAL RESULTS INTREATMENT OF 57 CASES WITH XH-88 PROTOCOL
Gu Longjun ;Yao Huiyu; Xue Huiliang;et al (Xin Hua Hospital ,Shanghai second Medical University ,Shanghai ,200092)
he clinical results of 57 children with ALL admitted to Xin Hua Hospital since January 1988 through Decem-ber 1991 were analyzed. The complete remission (CR )rate was 96. 5 % ( 55/57 ). The continuous complete re-mission (CCR) and survival rate at 5 year in 48 caseswho have been consecutively treated with XH-88 proto-col and followed sequentially were 81.3% and 85. 4%respectively. The CCR and survival rate at 5 year in 24children with HR-ALL were 75 % and 87. 5 %, while in24 witli SR-ALL were 79.1%and 91.7% , respective-ly. These results showed that initial and continuous in-tensive clieniotherapy was the key point to get higherLTDFS.