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Medline ® Abstract for Reference 131

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"Adriamycin flare": a skin reaction resembling extravasation.
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Vogelzang NJ
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Cancer Treat Rep. 1979;63(11-12):2067.
 
One hundred consecutive patients were prospectively observed for the development of a local skin reaction to Adriamycin. A frequency of 3% was noted. "Adriamycin flare" is possibly an allergic reaction and could be confused with Adriamycin extravasation.
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