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Acute ileotyphlitis as a complication of cytotoxic drug treatment of a non-seminomatous germ cell tumor of the testis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1699516     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of acute ileotyphlitis is reported in a man treated with cytotoxic drugs for metastatic non-seminomatous germ cell tumor of the testis. This case illustrates the variable features of acute ileotyphlitis and highlights the importance of clinical awareness in order to establish the diagnosis and commence treatment immediately.
G F Beadle
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Australian and New Zealand journal of medicine     Volume:  20     ISSN:  0004-8291     ISO Abbreviation:  Aust N Z J Med     Publication Date:  1990 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-11-14     Completed Date:  1990-11-14     Revised Date:  2006-04-24    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1264322     Medline TA:  Aust N Z J Med     Country:  AUSTRALIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  594-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Wesley Hospital, Brisbane, Qld.
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MeSH Terms
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols / adverse effects*,  therapeutic use
Bleomycin / administration & dosage
Cisplatin / administration & dosage
Enterocolitis / chemically induced*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Teratoma / drug therapy*,  pathology
Testicular Neoplasms / drug therapy*,  pathology
Vinblastine / administration & dosage
Reg. No./Substance:
11056-06-7/Bleomycin; 15663-27-1/Cisplatin; 865-21-4/Vinblastine

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