Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia during adjuvant chemotherapy with oxaliplatin, 5-fluorouracil, and leucovorin (FOLFOX) for colon cancer.

@article{Shogbon2013CryptogenicOP,
  title={Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia during adjuvant chemotherapy with oxaliplatin, 5-fluorouracil, and leucovorin (FOLFOX) for colon cancer.},
  author={Angela O Shogbon and Jenna Hap and Robin Dretler and Anant G Dalvi},
  journal={Journal of pharmacy practice},
  year={2013},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={62-6}
}
Lung disease associated with FOLFOX (oxaliplatin/5-fluorouracil/leucovorin) chemotherapy is uncommon. We describe a case of cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (COP) occurring in a 78-year-old woman after receiving 2 cycles of modified FOLFOX6 as adjuvant chemotherapy for treatment of resected nonmetastatic colon cancer. This patient presented with respiratory… CONTINUE READING