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Oxaliplatin-Specific Neurotoxic Scale (OSNS) for Peripheral Neuropathy

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with peripheral neurotoxicity associated with oxaliplatin therapy using the OSNS grading scheme.

Specialty:

Hematology Oncology
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

criteria for diagnosis

ICD-10:

G90.0

Description:

Oxaliplatin can cause damage to peripheral nerves. The Oxaloplatin-Specific Neurotoxic Scale (OSNS) can be used to grade peripheral neuropathy.

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