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Epirubicin seems to cause venous sclerosis

BMJ 2005; 331 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7522.966-b (Published 20 October 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:966
  1. Elaine Lennan, consultant nurse oncology,
  2. Janice M Middleton, lecturer practitioner ([email protected]),
  3. Julia Luken, clinical nurse specialist
  1. Southampton Cancer Centre, Southampton University Hospitals Trust, Southampton SO16 6YG
  2. Southampton Cancer Centre, Southampton University Hospitals Trust, Southampton SO16 6YG

    EDITOR—We agree with the findings of Bolton-Maggs and Flavin that epirubicin for breast cancer may cause considerable venous sclerosis.1 We became aware that after epirubicin had been …

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