University Hospital Dusseldorf

Duesseldorf, Germany

Chemotherapy in Burkitt lymphoma (program ID: 83957)

Arndt Borkhardt

Prof. Dr. med.

Arndt Borkhardt

Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology

Specialized in: oncology, hematology, immunology

Curriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down
  • 1990 Studium der Medizin an der Medizinischen Akademie Magdeburg, Promotion zum Dr. med.
  • 1991-1992 Molekulargenetisches Forschungsstipendium der Stüssgen-Schmidt-Stiftung, Kinderklinik JLU Universität Gießen
  • 1992-1997 Ausbildung zum Facharzt für Kinderheilkunde, Kinderklinik JLU Universität Gießen
  • 1997-2001 Funktionsoberarzt, später Oberarzt Neonatologie und Pädiatrische Intensivmedizin, Kinderklinik JLU Universität Gießen Schwerpunktannerkennung in den Subspezialitäten Neonatologie (1999), pädiatrische Intensivmedizin (2002)
  • 1999-2003 Oberarzt Pädiatrische Hämatologie & Onkologie, Kinderklinik JLU Universität Gießen, Leiter des Molekulargenetischen Labors der Klinik
  • 1999 Habilitation mit molekulargenetischen Arbeiten zur Leukämieentstehung bei Kindern, Vena legendi im Fach Kinderheilkunde, JLU Universität Gießen
  • 2003 Ruf auf die C3-Professur Pädiatrische Hämatologie & Onkologie, Stammzelltransplantation LMU München, Dr. v. Haunersches Kinderspital, Ausbildungsleiter der Bayrischen Ärztekammer
  • 2005-2006 Ruferteilung auf Lehrstühle für Allgemeine Kinderheilkunde bzw. Pädiatrische Hämatologie & Onkologie an den Universitäten Halle (2005), Essen-Duisburg (2006), Jena (2006) bzw. Düsseldorf (2006)
  • 2006 Rufannahme an die Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Direktor der Klinik für Pädiatrische Hämatologie, Onkologie und Klinische Immunologie seit 02.11.2006
About the department keyboard_arrow_down

The Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology at the University Hospital Dusseldorf deals with diagnosis and treatment of all diseases of the hematopoietic system (anemias, leukemias, thrombocytopenia), cancers (tumors), blood clotting disorders, rheumatological and immunoloigcal diseases of every age group (infants, children, adolescents). The head of the Department is Prof. Dr. Arndt Borkhardt. 

The Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology offers the full range of advanced pediatric hospital with all capablities for hardware and laboratory diagnosis. The treatment covers not only conventional, well-tried treatment approaches, but also innovative, experimental treatment methods for the most severe diseases. All these methods correspond to the recommendations of the professional community.

The priority focuses of the Department include allogeneic blood stem cell transplantation (the Department for stem cell / bone marrow transplant), including haploidentical transplant, when parents are donors of stem cells for a sick chid (closely-related transplantation). Moreover, the innovative approaches to the treatment after the transplant, such as tumor vaccination by dendritic cells (dendritic vaccine) are in the process of testing. 

Other priority focuse in the field of outpatient treatment (outpatient hematology and oncology) of the Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology at the University Hospital Dusseldorf includes diagnosis and treatment of bone marrow diseases, such as disorders of platelet formation and function or acute or chronic anemias. Children with congenital or acquired disorders of hemostasis or blood clotting receive medical care in the outpatient clinic for blood clotting disorders. 

The treatment focuses of the Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology under the direction of Prof. Dr. Arndt Borkhardt are:

  • Allogeneic and autologous stem cell and bone marrow transplantation in case of leukemia and solid tumors
  • Immunotherapy by means of tumor vaccination and dendritic cells
  • Treatment of solid tumor by means of a local deep hypothermia
  • Diagnosis and treatment of congenital and acquired bone marrow diseases
  • Bleeding disorders
  • HIV/AIDS and immune system disorders in children and adolescents
  • Rheumatism and autoinflammations in children and adolescents
  • Paliative medicine 

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • case history collection
  • general clinical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
    • differential blood count
    • inflammation indicators (CRP, ESR)
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • CT/MRI scanners of the complete organism
  • needle biopsy of the bone marrow
  • biopsy and histological examination of CSF
  • examination by experts of:
    • cardiology
    • otolaryngology
    • immunology
    • ophthalmology
  • chemotherapy 1 course
  • symptomatic treatment
  • control examinations
  • the cost of essential medicines and materials
  • nursing services
  • full hospital accommodation in 2 bedded room 
  • explanation of future recommendations


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The program includes:

  • Translation of medical documents up to 4 pages
  • Interpreter up to 3 hours
  • Translation of medical documents up to 8 pages
  • Interpreter up to 5 hours
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 8 hours
  • Insurance in case of extra expenses for the treatment of foreign patients
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 10 hours
  • Insurance in case of extra expenses for the treatment of foreign patients
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 15 hours
  • Insurance in case of extra expenses for the treatment of foreign patients
  • Transfer from the airport to the clinic and back to the airport
  • Translation of medical documents up to 10 pages
  • Interpreter up to 25 hours
  • Insurance in case of extra expenses for the treatment of foreign patients
  • Transfer from the airport to the clinic and back to the airport
Total costs:

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