Oxaliplatin-induced lung fibrosis

Great case of somethin’ !  This is actually a known entity but the change from prior is pretty striking.

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Oxaliplatin-induced lung fibrosis

Oxaliplatin-Induced Lung Toxicity.

 

xelox pulm fibrosis after

AFTER 8 CYCLES OF XELOX

xelox pulm fibrosis

PRIOR LESS THAN 1 YEAR EARLIER

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Knee Dislocation

A very uncommon but also very important event.  There is an association with popliteal artery injury, be it dissection or transection/laceration.

 

  • anterior and posterior dislocations most common
    • in my experience, posterior dislocations much more common, but sample bias is substantial because this is a rare event
  • structural disruption of the knee joint including cruciate ligaments and collateral ligaments, often with associated meniscal tears.
    • on MRI, the knee is usually “trashed”.
    • reports end up being lengthy because of the extent of injury.
  • Fractures common.
  • associated popliteal artery injury estimated at 30%.

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