Smitha Dutt, PhD

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Tumor Lysis Syndrome

Tumor lysis syndrome

Tumor lysis syndrome (TLS) is a series of metabolic disorders caused by massive lysis of tumor cells. This clinical condition is life-threatening, and observed mainly in patients with hematological tumors, such as B-cell leukemia and Burkitt’s lymphoma, who are undergoing chemotherapy.

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