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What are worst side effects of cancer radiation and surgery?
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: Need More Info
The side effects of both surgery and radiation therapy are dependent on the specific type of cancer that is being treated.

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The side effects of both surgery and radiation therapy are dependent on the specific type of cancer that is being treated.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: Depends
Side effects of radiation will depend upon what area is radiated.
As an example- radiation of the head and neck can lead to decreased saliva production and increased cavities; sore mouth; changes in taste; sore throat. Side effects of surgery depend upon where and what type of surgery is performed.

In brief: Depends
Side effects of radiation will depend upon what area is radiated.
As an example- radiation of the head and neck can lead to decreased saliva production and increased cavities; sore mouth; changes in taste; sore throat. Side effects of surgery depend upon where and what type of surgery is performed.
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
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