Medline ® Abstract for Reference 131
of 'Infusion reactions to systemic chemotherapy'
"Adriamycin flare": a skin reaction resembling extravasation.
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.