How does chemotherapy kill cancer?

Answer Chemotherapy is used to kill various fast-growing cell diseases, most notably cancer. Chemotherapy is an effective cancer treatment, but has a high risk of side effects.DefinationChemotherapy is a ... Read More »

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Would you take chemotherapy to try to keep cancer from returning?

Absolutely. If, of course, there was some evidence that it would reduce the chance of metastasis.The side effects of some chemotherapy drugs are quite unpleasant, but other drugs have side effects ... Read More »

Breast cancer and chemotherapy?

You need to talk to your mom to understand more of her treatment. Neoadjuvant (before surgery) chemotherapy is typically given for Stage 2b - 3b breast cancers. It's been proven to be successful i... Read More »

Is chemotherapy for bladder cancer comfortable?

On One Hand: Not Very InvasiveChemotherapy for bladder cancer involves giving the patient special drugs, usually through an injection, according to the Mayo Clinic. Compared to other alternatives, ... Read More »

Is it okay to refuse chemotherapy for testicular cancer?

The final decision is always up to the patient or their parents so the doctor should not have told you there are only two choices. I sure hope he would have gone into explanations for his recommend... Read More »