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Chemotherapy (cont.)

Conclusion

Doctors have many ways to prevent or treat chemotherapy side effects and help you heal after each treatment session. Talk with your doctor or nurse about which ones to expect and what to do about them. Make sure to let your doctor or nurse know about any changes you notice - they may be signs of a side effect.

Medically reviewed by Jay B. Zatzkin, MD; American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Medical Oncology

REFERENCE: National Cancer Institute. Questions and Answers About Chemotherapy. Last update: 7/2/2010


Last Editorial Review: 7/2/2010

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