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Which is the better cytotoxic drug if pregnant. I have been advised to take chemo?

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Dr. Annette Fineberg
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Uncertain

This is a complex question and you need to discuss it with your oncologist.
If he or she is not certain, you could also consult a high risk obstetrician. It is usually a balance between what your disease is and the urgency of treatment and the gestational age of the fetus and what medication choices exist.

In brief: Uncertain

This is a complex question and you need to discuss it with your oncologist.
If he or she is not certain, you could also consult a high risk obstetrician. It is usually a balance between what your disease is and the urgency of treatment and the gestational age of the fetus and what medication choices exist.
Dr. Annette Fineberg
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