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Coma Associated with Vincristine Therapy

Br Med J 1973; 4 doi: (Published 10 November 1973) Cite this as: Br Med J 1973;4:335
  1. J. A. Whittaker,
  2. D. H. Parry,
  3. C. Bunch,
  4. D. J. Weatherall


    Three cases of coma after vincristine therapy are described. One patient had hyponatraemia and other features of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone. The effects were temporary, and full recovery occurred in all three patients.