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Are the side effects of chemo and radiation permanent, or will they eventually go away?
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Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Mostly go away
Side effects will usually improve and go away.
However minor liveable changes may be permanent. Often patients may say they are not 100% back to normal but close. It depends on many factors and what has been exposed to how much radiation.

In brief: Mostly go away
Side effects will usually improve and go away.
However minor liveable changes may be permanent. Often patients may say they are not 100% back to normal but close. It depends on many factors and what has been exposed to how much radiation.
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
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Dr. Reza Shirazi
Radiation Oncology
In brief: No
The side effects are divided into two parts generally for both radiation and chemotherapy.
The short lived side effects: one will experience them during and shortly there after treatment. These side effects go away. The long term side effects: these are delayed and may stay for a long time or permanent.

In brief: No
The side effects are divided into two parts generally for both radiation and chemotherapy.
The short lived side effects: one will experience them during and shortly there after treatment. These side effects go away. The long term side effects: these are delayed and may stay for a long time or permanent.
Dr. Reza Shirazi
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