What is Chemotherapy?
Chemotherapy is a general term for the many different types of drugs and medications used to treat cancer. Treatment of cancer typically involves options such as chemotherapy, surgery, radiation therapy, and immunotherapy. Read more about: Cancer, Tumors, Radiotherapy, Immunotherapy ... More »
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- Tumor: A tumor is a solid lump found in body tissue. Tumors need to be classified as either benign tumors (non ... More on Tumor »
- Immunotherapy: Immunotherapy is the general class of medications that work by stimulating the immune system. This class of drugs is well ... More on Immunotherapy »
- Radiotherapy: Radiotherapy, or radiation therapy, refers to the use of radioactive exposure in small amounts as a treatment. Radiotherapy is commonly ... More on Radiotherapy »
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