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Matthew Zibelman and Anthony J. Olszanski

, dysphagia, or dyspnea. He reported no significant weight loss, fevers, or chills, and had not noticed any other masses or unusual skin lesions. He did report mild fatigue. A brief trial of antibiotics was prescribed by a primary care physician but did not

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Nora Janjan

be better for other physical symptoms, such as fever, and the absence of a symptom. 22 , 23 Data capture of PROs enables health care providers to evaluate the adequacy of CRP control, especially that of breakthrough pain, for individual patients

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who’ve been through the process already. The patient and family experience has been improved due to Moffitt’s nursing team’s efforts to provide dedicated education on the common side effects for CAR T-cell therapy, such as high fevers, neurotoxicity

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Andrew D. Zelenetz, William G. Wierda, Jeremy S. Abramson, Ranjana H. Advani, C. Babis Andreadis, Nancy Bartlett, Naresh Bellam, John C. Byrd, Myron S. Czuczman, Luis E. Fayad, Martha J. Glenn, Jon P. Gockerman, Leo I. Gordon, Nancy Lee Harris, Richard T. Hoppe, Steven M. Horwitz, Christopher R. Kelsey, Youn H. Kim, Susan Krivacic, Ann S. LaCasce, Auayporn Nademanee, Pierluigi Porcu, Oliver Press, Barbara Pro, Nishitha Reddy, Lubomir Sokol, Lode Swinnen, Christina Tsien, Julie M. Vose, Joachim Yahalom, Nadeem Zafar, Mary A. Dwyer, and Maoko Naganuma

65 years. Tumor flare reactions occurred in 71% of patients, but were grade 1 or 2 in nearly all cases. The most common grade 3 or 4 toxicity was neutropenia, which was reported in 49% of patients. Neutropenic fever occurred in 4 patients (6%). 24

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Jennifer M. Hinkel, Edward C. Li, and Stephen L. Sherman

less than 20,000/μL for fever, sepsis, uncontrolled infections, a blood urea nitrogen of greater than 70, or veno-occlusive disease. One institution with a usual threshold of less than 10,000/μL increases this threshold to less than 20,000/μL for

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Jeffrey Crawford, James Armitage, Lodovico Balducci, Pamela Sue Becker, Douglas W. Blayney, Spero R. Cataland, Mark L. Heaney, Susan Hudock, Dwight D. Kloth, David J. Kuter, Gary H. Lyman, Brandon McMahon, Hope S. Rugo, Ayman A. Saad, Lee S. Schwartzberg, Sepideh Shayani, David P. Steensma, Mahsa Talbott, Saroj Vadhan-Raj, Peter Westervelt, Michael Westmoreland, Mary Dwyer, and Maria Ho

severe chronic neutropenia) based on a randomized controlled trial involving 123 patients. 109 In this study, daily treatment with subcutaneously administered G-CSF normalized neutrophils in most patients and prevented fever, mouth ulcers, and infections

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Jeffrey Crawford, Pamela Sue Becker, James O. Armitage, Douglas W. Blayney, Julio Chavez, Peter Curtin, Shira Dinner, Thomas Fynan, Ivana Gojo, Elizabeth A. Griffiths, Shannon Hough, Dwight D. Kloth, David J. Kuter, Gary H. Lyman, Mary Mably, Sudipto Mukherjee, Shiven Patel, Lia E. Perez, Adam Poust, Raajit Rampal, Vivek Roy, Hope S. Rugo, Ayman A. Saad, Lee S. Schwartzberg, Sepideh Shayani, Mahsa Talbott, Saroj Vadhan-Raj, Sumithira Vasu, Martha Wadleigh, Peter Westervelt, Jennifer L. Burns, and Lenora Pluchino

, although they were not severe and were reversible. These reactions included mild myalgias, facial flushing, low-grade fever, headache, bone discomfort, nausea, and dyspnea. 106 A side-effect profile of GM-CSF, completed several years later, reported a

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Merav Bar and Jerald Radich

3.2 months, respectively. The most common side effects reported in the clinical trial include hypertension, rash, abdominal pain, fatigue, headache, dry skin, constipation, fever, joint pain, and nausea. Arterial thrombosis and liver toxicity were

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Jeffrey S. Montgomery, David C. Miller, and Alon Z. Weizer

to 71% of patients experiencing urinary frequency, 67% cystitis, 25% fever, and 23% hematuria. Serious local and systemic infections from BCG occur and may require antituberculosis therapy and even hospitalization. Although the use of BCG should be

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Meena A. Prasad and Laura M. Kulik

.4% vs 61.5%; P =.0493). 30 Table 2 Factors to Consider Before RFA Unfortunately, more than 50% of patients undergoing TACE develop symptoms of postembolization syndrome, consisting of abdominal pain, fever, nausea, and vomiting. In