Systematic review and meta-analysis of the risk of severe and life-threatening thromboembolism in cancer patients receiving anti-EGFR monoclonal antibodies (cetuximab or panitumumab)

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Miroddi, Marco; Sterrantino, Carmelo; Simmonds, Mark; Caridi, Luigi; Calapai, Gioacchino; Phillips, Robert S; Stewart, Lesley A;

Cancer-associated thromboembolism is a substantial problem in clinical practice. An increase in the level of fibrinopeptide A (a substance associated with hypercoagulable states) has been observed in humans exposed to fluorouracil. Anti-EGFR monoclonal antibodies cetuxi... View more
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