Coping With the Side Effects of Chemotherapy
What Causes Side Effects?
How Long Do Side Effects Last?
Tips on Managing Common Side Effects
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- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 02/2014 -
- Update Date: 02/05/2014 -
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