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What Is the Difference Between Chemotherapy and Targeted Therapy? Topic Guide

What Is the Difference Between Chemotherapy and Targeted Therapy? What Is the Difference Between Chemotherapy and Targeted Therapy?: Chemotherapy (also called "chemo") is a type of cancer treatment that uses drugs to kill cancer cells (cytotoxic medications). Targeted therapy is a cancer treatment that targets specific cancer cells without harming normal cells. Targeted therapy is generally less toxic to healthy cells than chemo.

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