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What Causes Watering Eyes After Radiation For Small Cell Lung Cancer?

hi, my mom is currently in treatment for small cell lung cancer and brain cancer. she finished up her whole brain radiation last week. she has been really tired and sleeps most of the day except to eat and go the bathroom. yesterday adn today her eyes started watering bad adn she has a glazed look to them. is that from the radiation or should we be concerned?
Fri, 26 May 2017
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Hi

I am sorry for your mother condition

Yes it might be from radiation but unfortunately you should take in consideration that despite positive effects the treatment against the cancer has negative effects too.

I wish a fast recovery for her

Dr.Jolanda
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What Causes Watering Eyes After Radiation For Small Cell Lung Cancer?

Hi I am sorry for your mother condition Yes it might be from radiation but unfortunately you should take in consideration that despite positive effects the treatment against the cancer has negative effects too. I wish a fast recovery for her Dr.Jolanda