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  • Chemotherapy and COVID-19 Outcomes in Patients With Cancer

    https://ascopubs.org/doi/full/10.1200/JCO.20.01307
    DOI: 10.1200/JCO.20.01307 Journal of Clinical Oncology
    Chemotherapy and COVID-19 Outcomes in Patients With Cancer

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    CONCLUSION

    Recent cytotoxic chemotherapy treatment was not associated with adverse COVID-19 outcomes. Patients with active hematologic or lung malignancies, peri–COVID-19 lymphopenia, or baseline neutropenia had worse COVID-19 outcomes. Interactions among antineoplastic therapy, cancer type, and COVID-19 are complex and warrant further investigation.
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