Pharm Ch47&48

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Pharm Ch47&48
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  1. noncancerous and not an immediate threat to life
    benign
  2. leakage of an intravenously administered drug into the tissue space surrounding the blood vessel
    extravasation
  3. the absence of cellular differentiation
    anaplasia
  4. a malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues
    leukemia
  5. the term used for viruses that can cause cancer
    carcinogen
  6. the process by which cancer spreads from the original site of growth to a new and remote part of the body
    metastasis
  7. antineoplatic drugs that are cytotoxic in any phase of the cellular growth cycle
    cell cycle-nonspecific
  8. a malignant neoplasm of the connective tissue arising in fibrous,fatty,muscular,synovial,cascular,or neural tissue
    sarcoma
  9. a permanent chande in cellular genetic material (DNA)
    mutation
  10. the lowest point reached by white blood cells after chemotherapy
    nadir
  11. ensure hydration up to 3000mL/day if not contraindicated
    cardiac toxicity
  12. report a weight increase of 2 pounds or more in 24 hours or 5 pounds or more in a week
    nephrotoxicity
  13. monitor for cough,dyspnea,and abnormal breath sounds
    pulmonary toxicity
  14. administering this drug helps to reduce hyperuricemia
    allopurinol
  15. report ringing or roaring in the ears or hearing loss
    ototoxicity
  16. may be used in cases of anaphylactic reactions
    epinephrine
  17. administering this drug helps to decrease toxicities associated with doxorubicin
    dexrazoxane
  18. observe for ulcerations or oral mucous membrances
    stomatitis
  19. decreased levels of neutrophils may increase the risk for infection
    neutropenia
  20. increased bleeding and bruising may occur due to decreased platelet counts
    thrombocytopenia

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