Hand-foot syndrome with sclerodactyly-like changes in a patient treated with capecitabine.


Capecitabine, a fluoropyrimidine carbamate with antineoplastic activity, is an oral agent that was developed as a prodrug of 5-fluorouracil and is used in the treatment of metastatic colorectal and breast cancers. Multiple cutaneous adverse effects had been described with the use of this drug, but to our knowledge, specific association with capecitabine and… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/DAD.0b013e3181660665

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