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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2012, Article ID 129707, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/129707
Clinical Study

The Experience in Nicaragua: Childhood Leukemia in Low Income Countries—The Main Cause of Late Diagnosis May Be “Medical Delay”

1Pediatric Department, San Gerardo Hospital and University of Milano Bicocca, via Pergolesi 33, 20900 Monza (MB), Italy
2Pediatric Hemato-Oncology Department, Manuel de Jesus Rivera “La Mascota” Hospital, Managua, Nicaragua
3Pediatric Department, “Ospedali Riuniti”, Largo Barozzi 1, 24128 Bergamo (BG), Italy

Received 4 September 2011; Revised 2 November 2011; Accepted 11 November 2011

Academic Editor: Emmanuel Katsanis

Copyright © 2012 C. De Angelis et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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