Long-term effects of cancer therapy in children - organs, systems and tissues

Paediatrics and Child Health, 05/11/2012

Skinner R – The first part of this series of two reviews highlights some of the commoner and more serious late effects of treatment for childhood and adolescent malignancy by focussing on toxicity affecting specific organs, physiological systems and tissues, including the nervous, sensory, endocrine, reproductive, cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal/hepatobiliary, urinary tract and musculoskeletal systems, as well as damage to the teeth and skin.

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