chemotherapy

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the use of chemical agents to treat or control disease (or mental illness)

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Multi-stage Chemo Therapy Hair Systems are designed for all stages of chemotherapy related hair loss and last but not the least an unbeatable customer service.
All the participants are cancer patients out of which two or three are such who underwent chemo therapy yesterday or day before yesterday and they took the injection and today they walked on the ramp.
My predicament was the result of an immediate onset of one of the most acute side-effects of the five to six-hour chemo therapy sessions I must now undergo every two weeks, followed by 44 hours on an infusion pump at home.
Category Variable Age <50 50-69 [greater than or equal to]70 Race White All Others Insurance Status Insurance NOS Medicare/Medicaid Self-Pay Unknown Employment Status Employed Unemployed or Unknown Radiation Facility in County Yes of Residence No Tumor Size <1cm [greater than or equal to]1cm Surgical Margins Positive/close Negative Received Hormone and/ or Chemo Therapy Yes No HER2/neu Negative Positive Not Done Unknown ER Status Negative Positive % Who Completed Total Radiation Population Therapy Category N % N % p-value Age 22 21.
MALMO, Sweden, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- iClin Solutions, a supplier of intelligent solutions for cancer treatment, today announced the launch of Electro Chemo Therapy - ECT - and the first treatment using the Cliniporator in Sweden.
The next minute I was in hospital having surgery, chemo therapy, radio therapy, the lot
He had repeated chemo therapy and eventually told he had only a 20 per cent chance of living another five years.
A 14-year-old girl with osteosarcoma of the right proximal tibia came to our hospital 13 months after diagnosis for her final course of chemo therapy.