Aortic dissection in a patient receiving chemotherapy for Hodgkin's disease--a case report.

@article{Golden1997AorticDI,
  title={Aortic dissection in a patient receiving chemotherapy for Hodgkin's disease--a case report.},
  author={Michael A. Golden and David J. Vaughn and G W Crooks and George Adam Holland and Joseph E. Bavaria},
  journal={Angiology},
  year={1997},
  volume={48 12},
  pages={1063-5}
}
Cancer chemotherapy is associated with a wide range of vascular toxicities, which may be related to endothelial cell damage by these agents. The authors describe a patient with Hodgkin's disease who developed an atypical aortic dissection while receiving MOPP/ABV chemotherapy (nitrogen mustard, vincristine, procarbazine, prednisone, doxorubicin, bleomycin… CONTINUE READING