A 62-year-old male asked:
If one chemotherapy session is missed in a 6 session cycle for pancreatic cancer due to the flu can it negate all other chemo benefit in that cycle?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singhanswered
Pathology 51 years experience
No: Missing one session out of six would not negate the benefit of chemotherapy you received. Wish you good health.
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