Gcsf

5 |g/kg/day

Day 1 to neutrophil engraftment

"Modified to AUC of 7 mg/mL/min by pediatric Calvert formula.

"Modified to AUC of 7 mg/mL/min by pediatric Calvert formula.

chemotherapy dose intensity is increased with more aggressive regimens and highdose chemotherapy with autologous stem cell rescue (Table 17-8), 2-year disease-free survival is 73-78%.

Relapsed Medulloblastoma

Surveillance scanning is very important after therapy because it can detect most recurrences prior to the onset of symptoms. Recent studies show some improvement of survival in relapsed patients using high-dose carboplatin, thiotepa, and etoposide followed by autologous stem cell rescue (Table 17-8), with salvage rates up to 30%.

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