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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Etgen, T; Weidenhöfer, G; Kubin, T 
Title:
Cisplatin-associated occlusion of the internal carotid artery. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: Cisplatin is a highly effective antineoplastic agent used also in germ cell cancer. Thromboembolic complications like pulmonary embolism, myocardial infarction and stroke have occasionally been reported. CASE REPORT: A 46-year-old man with seminoma and without any cerebrovascular risk factors developed an acute stroke with complete right-sided hemiparesis and global aphasia, during the second cycle of cisplatin-based chemotherapy. After exclusion of an intracerebral bleeding, a syste...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Onkologie 
Year:
2009 
Journal volume:
32 
Journal issue:
12 
Pages contribution:
754-7 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0378-584X 
TUM Institution:
r Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie