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Zeynep Kamil Medical Journal
Rare Cutaneous Ulcers Related to Methotrexate Use in Persistant Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia: A Case Report [Zeynep Kamil Med J]
Zeynep Kamil Med J. 2016; 47(4): 120-123 | DOI: 10.16948/zktb.72592

Rare Cutaneous Ulcers Related to Methotrexate Use in Persistant Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia: A Case Report

Alper Seyhan1, Baki Erdem1, Emel Canaz1, Hakan Güraslan1, Ayşegül Bestel1, Özgür Akbayır2
1Suleiman the Magnificent Training and Research Hospital, Department of Gynecologic Oncology Clinic, Istanbul, Turkey
2Bakirkoy Dr. Sadi Konuk Education and Research Hospital, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Istanbul, Turkey

Methotrexate is a chemotherapeutic agent which inhibits the folate metabolism is a frequently used in different disease spectrum; malignancies (hematologic malignancies, solid tumors, gestational neoplastic diseases…) or non-malignant such as chronic inflammatory diseases or dermatologic diseases. While it’s using, different toxic side effects can be seen which are dose-dependent or not. Different types of medications are used to prevent toxic side effects. Despite all preventive approaches, personal and genetic differences effect treatment results.

Keywords: methotrexate, cutaneus ulcers; mucositis

Alper Seyhan, Baki Erdem, Emel Canaz, Hakan Güraslan, Ayşegül Bestel, Özgür Akbayır. Rare Cutaneous Ulcers Related to Methotrexate Use in Persistant Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia: A Case Report. Zeynep Kamil Med J. 2016; 47(4): 120-123

Corresponding Author: Alper Seyhan, Türkiye
Manuscript Language: English
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