High-Dose Chemotherapy

Posted on December 5th, 2001 by

High-dose chemotherapy is an intensive drug treatment to kill cancer cells. It also destroys the bone marrow and can cause other severe side effects. High-dose chemotherapy is usually followed by bone marrow or stem cell transplantation to rebuild the bone marrow.

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