Acute Renal Failure Associated with Gefitinib Therapy


To the Editor: A 73-year-old man sought medical attention for chest tightness and exertional dyspnea in August 2003. He was found to have a left lung mass with rib invasion and pleural effusion. Pleural biopsy revealed adenosquamous carcinoma. From December 2003 to March 2004, he responded to treatment with four courses of chemotherapy with gemcitabine plus… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00408-005-2581-0


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