immune-modulating therapy

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Abstract Number: 582

TOXICITIES OF PD-1 INHIBITORS: A CASE OF MYOSITIS, MYOCARDITIS, LIVER INJURY, HYPOTHYROIDISM, AND RESPIRATORY FAILURE FROM NIVOLUMAB USE

Case Presentation: A 71-year-old woman with poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma (SCCA) of the left cheek with recent initiation of nivolumab therapy presented to the Emergency Department with five days of bilateral thigh pain, generalized [...]

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