United Arab Emirates
A 35-year-old female asked:
Hi, my mom got a breast cancer, stage 3b, undergoing chemotherapy now. 3rd session got delayed coz of low platelets count. what needs to be done?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 44 years experience
Couple of things are: to be done:-
1: Wait till the numbers come up, specially the WCC;
2: Ensure she avoids anyone and everyone who has any sort of infection (whether a kid or an adult) however minor, as any such infection would be really bad for her;
3: Everyone should wear a mask when they go and see her or help her in any way;
4: Keep her Oncologist informed if she gets a fever, bleeding from anywhere, etc.
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Last updated Jun 19, 2014
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