Eradicate all of the cancer cells
Eradicate all the actively proliferating cells in the body
Eradicate the wall of the cancerous tumor
Eradicate a percentage of the cancer cells
Monitor platelet counts
Assess the patient for melena
Monitor WBC counts
Monitor the patient for hematemesis
Eat spicy foods to camouflage the taste.
Frequently perform mouth care.
Drink sips of water between every mouth of food.
Use commercial mouth wash before each meal.
I can't wait to get a tan on the top of my head.
I know my hair will fall out but, it will grow back just as it is now after the chemotherapy.
I know my hair will not fall out, because I have been using a mild shampoo.
I have decided to have my hair cut short tomorrow. I already bought my wig.
I will wash the area daily with betadine solution.
I will keep the area covered with an occlusive dressing.
I will wear clothing that does not place pressure on the area.
I will apply my usual dry skin lotion to the area.
Tell me what herbal remedies you are planning on taking. Then we can discuss their safety with your physician.
I think herbal therapies are an excellent way to control nausea related to chemotherapy.
Be sure to research the herbal therapies with the salesperson at the health food store before you start taking them.
Herbal therapies are safe and effective for everyone. I do not know why physicians do not use them more.
A. Improve muscle tone
B. Stimulate weight loss
C. Stimulate the appetite
D. Reduce anxiety
A. Fluorouracil (5-FU)
B. Temsirolimus (Torisel)
C. Nilotinib (Tasigna)
D. Cetuximab (Erbitux)
A. Predicts response to treatment
B. Compares treatment results across populations
C. Assesses the usual patterns of spread of specific cancers
D. Evaluates the extent of local and potential metastatic disease
A. Tumor lysis syndrome
B. Hemolytic uremic syndrome
C. Neoplastic cardiac tamponade
D. Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone