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can you please suggest a liquid diet, high calorie menu or recipe for a mouth cancer patient who is undergoing chemotherapy and radiation?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
High protein: There are many high protein, high energy commercially available drinks such as Boost and Ensure. Also try chicken or beef broth, Egg Drop Soup, pudding, yoghurt, ice cream, milk shakes, eggs, etc. consult with a Nutritionist who will have lots of great ideas.
Answered on Sep 23, 2017
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Advice: Some excellent advice here: http://blog.dana-farber.org/insight/2016/06/what-is-the-best-diet-for-someone-with-oral-cancer/
Answered on Nov 16, 2016

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