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Is chelation therapy effective to treat cancer in the duodenum?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
4 doctors agree
In brief: No
What are you planning to chelate? Chelation is appropriate treatment for some heavy metal poisonings, e.
g., arsenic, and lead. There is no objective evidence for the effectiveness of chelation therapy for any other ailments.

In brief: No
What are you planning to chelate? Chelation is appropriate treatment for some heavy metal poisonings, e.
g., arsenic, and lead. There is no objective evidence for the effectiveness of chelation therapy for any other ailments.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Deepti Saxena
Holistic Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Chelation/ IV
Chealtion is used to remove toxic metals from the body which helps in fighting cancer cell.
Chelation in conjuction with cancer IV therapies helps in treating cancer in the duodenum.

In brief: Chelation/ IV
Chealtion is used to remove toxic metals from the body which helps in fighting cancer cell.
Chelation in conjuction with cancer IV therapies helps in treating cancer in the duodenum.
Dr. Deepti Saxena
Dr. Deepti Saxena
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
In brief: No
This one's a cynical fraud.
I hope you can get a surgical cure; otherwise, radiation or chemotherapy might help before it comes time for palliative care. Don't reward a sweet "natural medicine" or dark "conspiracy talk" person who's telling you things that aren't true.

In brief: No
This one's a cynical fraud.
I hope you can get a surgical cure; otherwise, radiation or chemotherapy might help before it comes time for palliative care. Don't reward a sweet "natural medicine" or dark "conspiracy talk" person who's telling you things that aren't true.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Dr. Gurney Pearsall
Anti-Aging Medicine
In brief: No, See Surgeron
The tact nih study on IV chelation is one of the few large clinical trials that showed chelation benefit.
See links below: 1) http://www.Nhlbi.Nih.Gov/news/press-releases/supplement/questions-and-answers-the-nih-trial-of-edta-chelation-therapy-for-coronary-heart-disease.Html 2) http://www.Forbes.Com/sites/larryhusten/2012/11/04/nih-trial-gives-surprising-boost-to-chelation-therapy/.

In brief: No, See Surgeron
The tact nih study on IV chelation is one of the few large clinical trials that showed chelation benefit.
See links below: 1) http://www.Nhlbi.Nih.Gov/news/press-releases/supplement/questions-and-answers-the-nih-trial-of-edta-chelation-therapy-for-coronary-heart-disease.Html 2) http://www.Forbes.Com/sites/larryhusten/2012/11/04/nih-trial-gives-surprising-boost-to-chelation-therapy/.
Dr. Gurney Pearsall
Dr. Gurney Pearsall
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