Characterization of Transfusion-Derived Iron Deposition in Childhood Cancer Survivors.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Jun 24;
Authors: Ruccione KS, Wood JC, Sposto R, Malvar J, Chen C, Freyer DR
Abstract Background: Childhood cancer survivors (CCS) receiving packed red blood cell (PRBC) transfusions may have increased risk for vital organ iron deposition causing serious late effects.