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Digital gangrene in small cell lung cancer: response to aspirin treatment.
  1. J. E. Arrowsmith,
  2. M. A. Woodhead,
  3. D. H. Bevan,
  4. E. M. Nanson,
  5. A. R. Cummin
  1. Department of Thoracic Medicine, St. George's Hospital, London.


    A patient who had small cell lung cancer complicated by symmetrical peripheral gangrene, secondary to spontaneous platelet aggregation, improved dramatically after starting aspirin treatment.

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