Epidural hematoma in a patient on pegylated-L-asparginase therapy

J Child Neurol. 2015 Apr;30(5):636. doi: 10.1177/0883073813512900. Epub 2014 Jan 5.
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Keywords: L-asparaginase; Pegylated-L-asparginase; acute lymphoblastic leukemia; epidural hematoma.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Antineoplastic Agents / adverse effects*
  • Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Asparaginase / adverse effects*
  • Asparaginase / therapeutic use
  • Back Pain / chemically induced
  • Back Pain / pathology
  • Back Pain / physiopathology
  • Back Pain / surgery
  • Hematoma, Epidural, Spinal / chemically induced*
  • Hematoma, Epidural, Spinal / pathology*
  • Hematoma, Epidural, Spinal / physiopathology
  • Hematoma, Epidural, Spinal / surgery
  • Humans
  • Lumbar Vertebrae
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Polyethylene Glycols / adverse effects*
  • Polyethylene Glycols / therapeutic use
  • Precursor T-Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma / drug therapy*
  • Precursor T-Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma / pathology

Substances

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Polyethylene Glycols
  • pegaspargase
  • Asparaginase