Erlotinib-associated acute pneumonitis: report of two cases.

  title={Erlotinib-associated acute pneumonitis: report of two cases.},
  author={Bobbak Vahid and Ali Akbar Esmaili},
  journal={Canadian respiratory journal},
  volume={14 3},
Two cases of erlotinib-associated acute pneumonitis are described. The first patient was started on erlotinib treatment for metastatic non-small cell lung cancer. The second patient was treated with erlotinib for metastatic adenocarcinoma of unknown origin. Both patients developed dyspnea and hypoxemia five to six days after initiation of erlotinib… CONTINUE READING