Difference between revisions of "Oncologic emergencies"

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==Related to local tumor effects==
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==Related to Local Tumor Effects==
 
#Malignant airway obstruction
 
#Malignant airway obstruction
 
#Bone metastases and pathologic fractures
 
#Bone metastases and pathologic fractures
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#Malignant [[Pericardial Effusion and Tamponade]]
 
#Malignant [[Pericardial Effusion and Tamponade]]
 
#[[Superior Vena Cava Syndrome]]
 
#[[Superior Vena Cava Syndrome]]
#Related to biochemical derangement
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==Related to Biochemical Derangement==
##[[Hypercalcemia of Malignancy]]
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#[[Hypercalcemia of Malignancy]]
##[[Hyponatremia]] due to SIADH
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#[[Hyponatremia]] due to SIADH
##[[Adrenal Insufficiency]]
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#[[Adrenal Insufficiency]]
##[[Tumor Lysis Syndrome]]
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#[[Tumor Lysis Syndrome]]
#Related to hematologic derangement
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==Related to Hematologic Derangement==
##[[Neutropenic Fever]]
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#[[Neutropenic Fever]]
##Hyperviscosity syndrome
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#Hyperviscosity syndrome
##Thromboembolism
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#Thromboembolism
#Related to therapy
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==Related to Therapy==
##Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
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#Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
##Chemotherapeutic drug extravasation
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#Chemotherapeutic drug extravasation
  
 
==Source==
 
==Source==

Revision as of 00:59, 23 October 2011

Related to Local Tumor Effects

  1. Malignant airway obstruction
  2. Bone metastases and pathologic fractures
  3. Malignant Spinal Cord Compression
  4. Malignant Pericardial Effusion and Tamponade
  5. Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

Related to Biochemical Derangement

  1. Hypercalcemia of Malignancy
  2. Hyponatremia due to SIADH
  3. Adrenal Insufficiency
  4. Tumor Lysis Syndrome

Related to Hematologic Derangement

  1. Neutropenic Fever
  2. Hyperviscosity syndrome
  3. Thromboembolism

Related to Therapy

  1. Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
  2. Chemotherapeutic drug extravasation

Source

Tintinalli