Gemcitabine-associated reversible encephalopathy a case report

Su Gülsün Berrak, Ahmet Soysal, Emine Türkkan, Cengiz Canpolat

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Abstract

In this report, we present a ten-year-old male patient with metastatic Ewing's sarcoma who developed encephalopathy after treatment with gemcitabine, and his rapid recovery after discontinuation of the drug.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)180-182
Number of pages3
JournalMarmara Medical Journal
Volume15
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jul 2002
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Gemcitabine
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Pediatric cancer

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  • Medicine(all)

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Berrak, S. G., Soysal, A., Türkkan, E., & Canpolat, C. (2002). Gemcitabine-associated reversible encephalopathy a case report. Marmara Medical Journal, 15(3), 180-182.

Gemcitabine-associated reversible encephalopathy a case report. / Berrak, Su Gülsün; Soysal, Ahmet; Türkkan, Emine; Canpolat, Cengiz.

In: Marmara Medical Journal, Vol. 15, No. 3, 07.2002, p. 180-182.

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Berrak, SG, Soysal, A, Türkkan, E & Canpolat, C 2002, 'Gemcitabine-associated reversible encephalopathy a case report', Marmara Medical Journal, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 180-182.
Berrak SG, Soysal A, Türkkan E, Canpolat C. Gemcitabine-associated reversible encephalopathy a case report. Marmara Medical Journal. 2002 Jul;15(3):180-182.
Berrak, Su Gülsün ; Soysal, Ahmet ; Türkkan, Emine ; Canpolat, Cengiz. / Gemcitabine-associated reversible encephalopathy a case report. In: Marmara Medical Journal. 2002 ; Vol. 15, No. 3. pp. 180-182.
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