[Cardiomyopathy due to 5-fluorouracil].

  title={[Cardiomyopathy due to 5-fluorouracil].},
  author={V Besnard and Bruno Leroy and B. Vilette and Philippe Scherpereel},
  journal={Cahiers d'anesthesiologie},
  volume={37 4},
We report a new case of myocardiotoxicity due to 5 fluorouracil. A patient shows immediately after the first cure of chemotherapy where 5 fluorouracil was associated with cisplatinum, a circulatory failure which will need a controlled ventilation and a catecholamine treatment. Right catheterization and two-D echocardiography will confirm the alteration of… CONTINUE READING