Cutaneous reactions to granulocyte-monocyte colony-stimulating factor.

  title={Cutaneous reactions to granulocyte-monocyte colony-stimulating factor.},
  author={Darius Mehregan and Anthony F Fransway and John H. Edmonson and Kristin M. Leiferman},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  volume={128 8},
BACKGROUND AND DESIGN Granulocyte-monocyte colony-stimulating factor (GMCSF) is a hematopoietic growth factor that stimulates the proliferation and differentiation of neutrophils, eosinophils, and monocytes. We reviewed the cutaneous reactions that developed in 26 patients who received GMCSF as part of a chemotherapeutic protocol. RESULTS Fourteen patients developed immediate localized angioedematous reactions at the subcutaneous GMCSF injection site, and 21 developed generalized cutaneous… CONTINUE READING

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