Cisplatin (cisplatinum, cis-diamminedichloroplatinum(II))

  It is a well-known chemotherapeutic drug.

  It has been used for treatment of numerous human cancers.




ECG changes that may be observed in patients under Cisplatin therapy

  Bradycardia.

  Varying degrees of atrioventricular block.




References

  Int J Cardiol 2016;202:817-818.

  Int J Cardiol 2015;182:304-306.

  J Oncol Pharm Pract 2015;21(2):157-160.

  Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 2015;42(11):1415-1418.

  Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 1991;18(6):1047-1050.





ECG 1. The ECG above belongs to a 64 years-old man with multiple myeloma.
It was rcorded after Cisplatin therapy. Sinus bradycardia is seen.
Right bundle branch block is also seen.

Hematologist Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ender Soydan has donated the above ECG to our website.

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