Flexion contracture of the elbow due to phlebosclerosis induced by anti-cancer drug infusion.

Ryoji Fujimaki, Toshiyasu Nakamura, Kazuki Satou, Yoshiaki Toyama, Hiroyasu Ikegami

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Abstract

This case report describes a patient with elbow contracture due to phlebosclerosis induced by anti-cancer drug infusion. Limitation of elbow extension was completely relieved by surgical excision of the sclerotic vein.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)107-110
Number of pages4
JournalHand surgery : an international journal devoted to hand and upper limb surgery and related research : journal of the Asia-Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand
Volume13
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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Contracture
Elbow
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Veins
Neoplasms

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