Interstitial pneumonitis secondary to leuprorelin acetate for prostate cancer.

Androgen blockade is standard treatment for advanced prostate cancer. We report an uncommon case of interstitial pneumonitis induced by leuprorelin acetate.

Respirology case reports. 2016 Mar 31*** epublish ***

Hsern Ern Tan, Fiona Lake

Sir Charles Gairdner HospitalDepartment of Respiratory MedicinePerthAustralia; University of Western AustraliaSchool of Medicine and PharmacologyPerthAustralia. , Sir Charles Gairdner HospitalDepartment of Respiratory MedicinePerthAustralia; University of Western AustraliaSchool of Medicine and PharmacologyPerthAustralia.