Chemotherapy

What is Chemotherapy?

Treatment of disease by means of chemical substances or drugs; usually used in reference to neoplastic disease. Commonly termed for anti cancer medicines, is ideally applicable to antibiotics too.

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Sir, My wife had undergone chemotherapy four years before (when she was 26) she got married at 29. now she is 30. We have been trying to get...

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1 Normal semen analysis report .
2. normal uterus with patent tubes tested by...

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My husband just finished his first round of chemotherapy a few days ago, he has now developed a rash on his lower legs. It started as dark red...

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Thanks for posting your query,
I am pleased to be able to assist you with your worry.
After looking at the image, the rashes can described...

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My brother is having carcinoma alveolus of lower mandible, advanced stage- in 2008- undergone surgery(mandibulectomy and vhemo radiotherapy. now...

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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
No treatment is able to cure the disease now. Palliative chemotherapy...

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I previoulsy had gastric cancer, and had radiation and chemotherapy done. But now i have been cancer free for 5 years, for the past few months i...

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I am an RN still getting q 6-month echocardiagrams post chemotherapy with Adriamycin and Herceptin (completed these in 1/2008). My echo has always...

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Have you heard of taking dipirydamole (cardoxin) concurrent with doxorubicin to prevent (circumvent) drug resistance or MDR? have you ever...

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I am on my third weekly treatment of chemotherapy, and have 9 more weeks to go. I have never had digestion or reflux problems before, but I am...

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My father is currently under going cancer treatment. Below is a brief summary of his ailment and the treatments undergone so far: Diagnosed with CA...

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This is related to my fathers cancer treamtent. Diagnosed with CA colon (2013) resected and followed by 12 cycles of FOLFOX . Solitary Lung Met...

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I am male 93 years young currently under treatment for bladder cancer cancerous material removed and now I am thru thte second of the six shot...

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