Paclitaxel Induced Peripheral Facial Nerve Pulsy


avatar N Valizadeh * , +

how to cite: Valizadeh N. Paclitaxel Induced Peripheral Facial Nerve Pulsy. Shiraz E-Med J.11(1):20386.


Combination of taxane-platinum therapy is the first line chemotherapy in ovarian cancer. Peripheral sensory motor neuropathy is a well-defined side-effect of taxane therapy. We want to present a case of reversible paclitaxel induced unilateral peripheral facial nerve pulsy.

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