TREATMENT OF HEMATOLOGICAL CANCERS

Lacassagne treats all haematological cancers:

  • Acute and chronic leukemias
  • Hodgkin’s and non-Hodgkin’s malignant lymphomas
  • myeloma
  • myeloproliferative syndromes
  • myelodysplasia

Hematologic malignancies are treated at the Center from diagnosis through to all forms of specialized treatments

  • Conventional chemotherapies
  • Intensive chemotherapy with hematopoietic stem cell support (autograft)
  • Immunotherapy
  • Targeted treatments with monoclonal antibodies, tyrosine kinase inhibitors, anti-angiogenesis drugs, etc.
  • Radiotherapy
  • Radioimmunotherapy treatment
  • transfusions

Depending on the situation, treatments are performed

  • During specialized consultations
  • In day hospital, week hospital or conventional hospital
  • In the Hematology Continuous Care Unit for treatment of acute leukemias and autografts.

For patients requiring an allograft (bone marrow transplant with donor cells) a joint PCM is organized with the Hematology Department of the University Hospital of Nice.

DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE

Pr Antoine Thyss
Dr Annick Boscagli
Dr Lauris Gastaud
Pr Frédéric Peyrade
Dr Daniel Re
Dr Andrea Gallamini
Dr Véronique Mari (Onco-genetic)

RADIOTHERAPY DEPARTMENT

Dr Déborah Aloi
Dr Audrey Claren-Mercati
Dr Jérôme Doyen

Internet information site on management of autograft at Lacassagne www.autogreffe.org

All information brochures are available here