5-fluorouracil-induced balanitis in a patient with oesophageal carcinoma.

Tas F. , Basaran M., Aydiner A., Eralp Y., Topuz E.

Clinical oncology (Royal College of Radiologists (Great Britain)), vol.13, no.3, pp.170-1, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1053/clon.2001.9247
  • Title of Journal : Clinical oncology (Royal College of Radiologists (Great Britain))
  • Page Numbers: pp.170-1


We have reported the case history of a patient with balanitis, who was treated with 5-FU. Although 5-FU has a wide toxicity profile, balanitis has not been reported in association with this therapy.