Medline ® Abstract for Reference 19
of 'Chemotherapy hepatotoxicity and dose modification in patients with liver disease'
Fatal hepatitis following irradiation and vincristine.
Hansen MM, Ranek L, Walbom S, Nissen NI
Acta Med Scand. 1982;212(3):171.
The increasing use of combination therapy with irradiation and cytostatics in malignant disease increases the risk of toxicity. An account is given of a patient with liver toxicity terminating fatally, in whom increased radiosensitivity may have been induced by vincristine.