Neurotoxicity of cancer chemotherapy

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Abstract

Neurological dysfunction is a common side effect of many chemotherapy drugs. For several agents neurotoxicity is common, severe, and can be dose-limiting. This is a review of the clinical features of chemotherapy-induced syndromes involving the central and peripheral nervous systems.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)419-426
Number of pages8
JournalSeminars in Neurology
Volume24
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2004

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Drug Therapy
Peripheral Nervous System
Neoplasms
Central Nervous System
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Keywords

  • Chemotherapy adverse effects
  • Polyneuropathy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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Neurotoxicity of cancer chemotherapy. / Dropcho, Edward.

In: Seminars in Neurology, Vol. 24, No. 4, 12.2004, p. 419-426.

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