What is the role of echocardiography or multiple-gated acquisition scanning in the workup of erythroleukemia?

Updated: Dec 16, 2018
  • Author: Beata Holkova, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Echocardiography or multiple-gated acquisition (MUGA) scanning is used to evaluate cardiac function before chemotherapy. Chemotherapy regimens contain cardiotoxic drugs.


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