Risk Factors & Outcomes for Clinically Documented Infections in Pediatric Cancer Patients With Fever & Neutropenia
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02536599|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : September 1, 2015
Last Update Posted : January 10, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ahmed Mohammed Morsy, MD, Assiut University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||July 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||August 2020|
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