Ronald M Kline
Affiliation: US Oncology
- Treatment of pediatric febrile neutropenia in the era of vancomycin-resistant microbesRonald M Kline
Children s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Pediatr Blood Cancer 44:207-14. 2005..Likely as a result, VN-resistant Enterococcus (VRE) has become a significant concern in FN patients. We sought to understand how the emergence of VN resistant microbes has changed the antibiotic management of pediatric FN...
- Ruptured Meckel diverticulum mimicking mucositis in a patient receiving induction therapy for high-risk acute lymphoblastic leukemiaRonald M Kline
Pediatric Division, Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 29:423-4. 2007..We postulate that gastritis caused by dexamethasone, mucositis caused by doxorubicin, and the unique anatomic nature of a Meckel diverticulum may have contributed to this extremely unlikely and previously unreported event...
- Correction of celiac disease after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for acute myelogenous leukemiaRonald M Kline
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada, Pediatric Division, 3196 S Maryland Pkwy, Suite 400, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Pediatrics 120:e1120-2. 2007..We report a 12-year-old girl with celiac disease who was diagnosed with acute leukemia and received an allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant. Her celiac disease resolved after the hematopoietic stem cell transplant...
- Bevacizumab treatment in multifocal lymphangioendotheliomatosis with thrombocytopeniaRonald M Kline
Pediatric Division, Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada 89109, USA
Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:534-6. 2009..The natural history is one of multiple, life-threatening episodes of GI bleeding. We report the successful use of bevacizumab in this disease, an antibody to the vascular endothelial growth factor...