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chemotherapy

[key-mo-THER-uh-pee] treatment with drugs that kill cancer cells. Chemotherapy is often used, either alone or with surgery and/or radiation, to treat cancer that has spread or come back (recurred), or when there is a strong chance that it could come back. Often called chemo.

Chemotherapy

... Chemotherapy. ... This easy-to-read guide explains chemotherapy at a basic
level. Understanding Chemotherapy: A Guide for Patients and Families. ...

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Chemotherapy Effects

Chemotherapy drugs are powerful medicines that can cause side effects.
Some of ... Chemotherapy Effects. Chemotherapy drugs ...

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What is chemotherapy?

Although the word chemotherapy can mean the use of any drug (such as aspirin
or penicillin) to treat any disease, to most people chemotherapy ...

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Chemotherapy for Hodgkin disease

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for Hodgkin disease. ... Chemotherapy for Hodgkin disease. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/hodgkindisease/detailedguide/hodgkin-disease-treating-chemotherapy

Chemotherapy for prostate cancer

Chemotherapy is sometimes used if prostate cancer has spread outside
the prostate gland and hormone therapy isn't working. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-treating-chemotherapy

Understanding Chemotherapy: A Guide for Patients and ...

... to Chemotherapy. + -Text Size. ... Next Topic. Learning about chemotherapy
treatment. A Guide to Chemotherapy. You've been told you have cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/chemotherapy/understandingchemotherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-chemotherapy-intro

Evolution of cancer treatments: Chemotherapy | American ...

Learn about the history and development of chemotherapy to treat cancer
here. ... Evolution of cancer treatments: Chemotherapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerbasics/thehistoryofcancer/the-history-of-cancer-cancer-treatment-chemo

Chemotherapy for breast cancer

Chemotherapy (chemo) is a breast cancer treatment with cancer-killing
drugs that may be injected into a vein or given by mouth. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-chemotherapy

Chemotherapy for small cell lung cancer

Chemotherapy is treatment with anti-cancer drugs injected into a vein or
taken by mouth. ... Chemotherapy for small cell lung cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-smallcell/detailedguide/small-cell-lung-cancer-treating-chemotherapy