The broad term 'cardiotoxicity' encompasses several patterns of cardiac injury including subclinical change in LVEF or cardiac biomarkers, cardiomyopathy, heart failure, heart block, myocarditis, myocardial fibrosis, arrhythmias, pericarditis, syncope, and cardiac/cardiopulmonary arrest. Pulmonary edema and pleural effusion may be the annunciating signs and symptoms of cardiotoxicity (PMID 1403060). Review at PMID 25210198, 25574894, 27732808

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