Severe 5-fluorouracil toxicity in a patient with decreased dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase activity

Cancer Invest. 1993;11(2):239-40. doi: 10.3109/07357909309024846.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Breast Neoplasms / drug therapy*
  • Breast Neoplasms / enzymology
  • Chemotherapy, Adjuvant
  • Dihydrouracil Dehydrogenase (NADP)
  • Female
  • Fluorouracil / adverse effects*
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Oxidoreductases / deficiency*

Substances

  • Oxidoreductases
  • Dihydrouracil Dehydrogenase (NADP)
  • Fluorouracil