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Vincristine

  • Ines Mader
  • Patrizia E. Fürst-Weger
  • Robert M. Mader
  • Elisabeth I. Semenitz
  • Robert Terkola
  • Sabine M. Wassertheurer

Keywords

Skin Toxicity Vinca Alkaloid Calcium Folinate Extravasation Injury Cancer Chemotherapeutic Drug 
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Original articles

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ines Mader
    • 1
  • Patrizia E. Fürst-Weger
    • 2
  • Robert M. Mader
    • 3
  • Elisabeth I. Semenitz
    • 4
  • Robert Terkola
    • 5
  • Sabine M. Wassertheurer
    • 6
  1. 1.Austrian Breast and Colorectal Cancer Study GroupViennaAustria
  2. 2.SMZ FloridsdorfKrankenhaus und GeriatriezentrumViennaAustria
  3. 3.Clinical Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine IUniversity HospitalViennaAustria
  4. 4.AnstaltsapothekeLandeskrankenhaus — Universitätskliniken InnsbruckAustria
  5. 5.Kaiser-Franz-Josef HospitalViennaAustria
  6. 6.Apotheke LKH-Univ.-Klinikum GrazAustria

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