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Medline ® Abstract for Reference 19

of 'Chemotherapy hepatotoxicity and dose modification in patients with liver disease'

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Fatal hepatitis following irradiation and vincristine.
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Hansen MM, Ranek L, Walbom S, Nissen NI
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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.
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