Acute pain associated with oxaliplatin infusion: case report and literature review.


Both acute and chronic neurotoxicities are well-described with the use of oxaliplatin. We describe the case of a 50-year-old man with Dukes C colon carcinoma being treated with an adjuvant FOLFOX4 (5-fluorouracil, leucovorin and oxaliplatin (85 mg/m(2) per cycle)) who developed a widespread acute pain 5 min after commencing his twelfth cycle of chemotherapy… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1078155211428999


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