Nature 1954; 174(4441): 1102-1103.
Alkoxyglycerols in the treatment of leukopaenia caused by irradiation
A Brohult, J Holmberg
During irradiation therapy the blood-forming tissues are subjected to a great strain. At first this becomes noticeable in the form of a decreased white-cell count. This leucopænia sometimes necessitates an interruption of the irradiation therapy and consequently the time of treatment of the patient is prolonged.