Ischemic Digital Gangrene After Bleomycin : A Case Report

@inproceedings{Kaya2006IschemicDG,
  title={Ischemic Digital Gangrene After Bleomycin : A Case Report},
  author={Ali Osman Kaya and Ramazan Yildiz and Emel Yaman and S{\"u}leyman B{\"u}y{\"u}kberber and Deniz Yamaç and Aytuğ {\"U}ner},
  year={2006}
}
Case studies have indicated that bleomycin may cause ischemic ulceration and gangrene. A 40-year old male patient suffering from pain in his left foot for a week and his fifth toe had turned black. Three months ago, he had undergone surgery due to testicular anaplastic seminoma on his left testicle and had been given post-operative 2 cycles of bleomycin, etoposide and cisplatin chemotherapy. The fifth toe finally had to be amputated due to the progression of the gangrene. Digital ischemia can… CONTINUE READING

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Three months ago , he had undergone surgery due to testicular anaplastic seminoma on his left testicle and had been given post - operative 2 cycles of bleomycin , etoposide and cisplatin chemotherapy .
Three months ago , he had undergone surgery due to testicular anaplastic seminoma on his left testicle and had been given post - operative 2 cycles of bleomycin , etoposide and cisplatin chemotherapy .
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