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Management of Oral and Gastrointestinal Mucosal Injury: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

D. E. Peterson, C. B. Boers-Doets, R. J. Bensadoun, J. Herrstedt

Annals of Oncology 2015; 26(suppl 5): v139–v151


Oral and gastrointestinal mucositis caused by high-dose chemotherapy and/or radiation continues to be an important clinical problem. Fortunately, there have been strategic advances over the past decade in understanding the molecular basis of the injury, providing opportunities for the development of drugs and devices to manage toxicity.

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