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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 48  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 1-10

Optimising management of cancer related anemia

1 Department of Medical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
2 Department of Medical Oncology, Ruby Hall Cancer Center, Pune, India
3 Department of Medical Oncology, Bangalore Institute of Oncology, Bangalore; and Indian Co-operative Oncology Network, Mumbai, India

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P M Parikh
Department of Medical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/0019-509X.76622

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This review article provides the current recommendations and evidence for the correct management of anemia in cancer patients. The various options available include transfusions, iron and erythropoiesis stimulation. The indications, pros and cons of each option are discussed.


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