JOURNAL OF THE NATIONAL MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, vol.97, no.8, pp.1161-1164, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Introduction: One of the most common and important side effects of 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) is mucositis with ulcerations in the oral cavity. We investigated the effects of local cryotherapy on mucositis incidence administrated during 5-FU treatment.