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A 51-year-old female asked:

I was diagnosed with colon cancer & had a hemi colectomy. oncology recommended that i go for preventative chemotherapy. is there any alternative preventative care available if i choose not to go for chemo? anything that would boost my immune system

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
No: There is no effective way to boost the immune response to deal with residual colon cancer, if any. You should follow your doctor's advise.

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Last updated Apr 9, 2019

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