Chlorambucil lung toxicity

F. J. Giles*, M. P. Smith, A. H. Goldstone

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A 67-year-old man, who had received intermittent courses of oral chlorambucil and prednisone as therapy for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia over a period of 3.5 years, developed fatal lung fibrosis. A case report and brief reviewof the current data on chlorambucil-induced lung disease are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)156-158
Number of pages3
JournalActa Haematologica
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1990


  • Chlorambucil
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
  • Lung fibrosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology


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