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Ultrasonographic observation from pre-catheterization to the development of anticancer drug-induced induration: A case report
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  • Mari Abe-Doi,
  • Ryoko Murayama,
  • Chieko Komiyama,
  • Hiromi Sanada
Mari Abe-Doi
Department of Advanced Nursing Technology, graduate school of medicine, the University of Tokyo
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Ryoko Murayama
Department of Advanced Nursing Technology, graduate school of medicine, the University of Tokyo
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Chieko Komiyama
The University of Tokyo Hospital
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Hiromi Sanada
The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine Division of Health Science and Nursing Department of Gerontological Nursing Wound Care Management
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Abstract

This case showed that anticancer drug administration induces unhealthy subcutaneous tissue (thrombus or edema) without subjective symptoms, abnormal sign by palpation or inspection, which have an extravasation risk. Especially, short-term interval therapy such as a weekly chemotherapy have high risk for anticancer drug infusion to the risky site.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

14 Jun 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
20 Jun 2020Submission Checks Completed
20 Jun 2020Assigned to Editor
02 Jul 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
29 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
09 Sep 20201st Revision Received
11 Sep 2020Submission Checks Completed
11 Sep 2020Assigned to Editor
11 Sep 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
20 Sep 2020Editorial Decision: Accept