Cardiac perforation associated with continuous infusional chemotherapy.

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10541/96014
Title:
Cardiac perforation associated with continuous infusional chemotherapy.
Authors:
Cooper, Rachel A; James, Roger D; Taylor, K J
Abstract:
The case history is reported of a 51-year-old man with metastatic colonic carcinoma who was receiving a continuous 5-fluorouracil infusion via a central venous catheter and who developed cardiac perforation and pericardial effusion. This complication has not previously been reported in association with continuous chemotherapy infusion.
Affiliation:
Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK.
Citation:
Cardiac perforation associated with continuous infusional chemotherapy. 1996, 8 (6):404-5 Clin Oncol
Journal:
Clinical Oncology
Issue Date:
1996
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10541/96014
DOI:
10.1016/S0936-6555(96)80095-1
PubMed ID:
8973863
Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
0936-6555
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All Christie Publications

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorCooper, Rachel Aen
dc.contributor.authorJames, Roger Den
dc.contributor.authorTaylor, K Jen
dc.date.accessioned2010-04-08T13:50:12Z-
dc.date.available2010-04-08T13:50:12Z-
dc.date.issued1996-
dc.identifier.citationCardiac perforation associated with continuous infusional chemotherapy. 1996, 8 (6):404-5 Clin Oncolen
dc.identifier.issn0936-6555-
dc.identifier.pmid8973863-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/S0936-6555(96)80095-1-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10541/96014-
dc.description.abstractThe case history is reported of a 51-year-old man with metastatic colonic carcinoma who was receiving a continuous 5-fluorouracil infusion via a central venous catheter and who developed cardiac perforation and pericardial effusion. This complication has not previously been reported in association with continuous chemotherapy infusion.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subjectColonic Canceren
dc.subjectLiver Canceren
dc.subject.meshAntineoplastic Agents-
dc.subject.meshCatheterization, Central Venous-
dc.subject.meshColonic Neoplasms-
dc.subject.meshFluorouracil-
dc.subject.meshHeart Injuries-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshInfusion Pumps-
dc.subject.meshInfusions, Intravenous-
dc.subject.meshLiver Neoplasms-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshMiddle Aged-
dc.subject.meshPericardial Effusion-
dc.titleCardiac perforation associated with continuous infusional chemotherapy.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentChristie Hospital, Manchester, UK.en
dc.identifier.journalClinical Oncologyen

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