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of 'Extravasation injury from chemotherapy and other non-antineoplastic vesicants'
Current thoughts on extravasation injuries.
Clin Plast Surg. 1989;16(3):557.
Extravasation of therapeutic agents may cause skin and soft tissue ulceration. Treatment of these injuries, including the use of pharmacologic and surgical measures, is described.
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Plastic Surgery, Allegheny General Hospital, Pennsylvania.