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What are adverse effects of cancer treatments?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Multiple

Surgery, radiation and chemotherapy, the usual treatments have their peculiar side effects.
A general list could include, damage to normal tissues, low blood counts due to bone marrow suppression, loss of hair, weakness, nerve damage, increased risk of second cancer, mucositis and ulcers, cardiac damage, sterility, disfigurement, tissue fibrosis, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, skin atrophy, etc.

In brief: Multiple

Surgery, radiation and chemotherapy, the usual treatments have their peculiar side effects.
A general list could include, damage to normal tissues, low blood counts due to bone marrow suppression, loss of hair, weakness, nerve damage, increased risk of second cancer, mucositis and ulcers, cardiac damage, sterility, disfigurement, tissue fibrosis, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, skin atrophy, etc.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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