Long-term neuropathy after oxaliplatin treatment: challenging the dictum of reversibility.

  title={Long-term neuropathy after oxaliplatin treatment: challenging the dictum of reversibility.},
  author={Susanna B. Park and Cindy S-Y. Lin and A. Venkata Krishnan and David Goldstein and Michael Friedlander and Matthew C Kiernan},
  journal={The oncologist},
  volume={16 5},
OBJECTIVES Oxaliplatin-induced neuropathy is a significant and dose-limiting toxicity that adversely affects quality of life. However, the long-term neurological sequelae have not been adequately described. The present study aimed to describe the natural history of oxaliplatin-induced neuropathy, using subjective and objective assessments. METHODS From a population of 108 oxaliplatin-treated patients referred for neurological assessment in 2002-2008, 52.2% of the surviving patient cohort (n… CONTINUE READING
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