Can Radiation patients be near pregnant people?

Answer Answer If the patient is receiving external beam radiation. Radiation given on a daily outpatient basis then yes there is no exposure danger.

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Can pregnant women be around chemo patients?

Yes she can. Neither cancer or chemotherapy is contagious.

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