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Does treatment require a build up of the immune system

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Does treatment require a build up of the immune system before radiotherapy can start
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Shantal-Mod replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi Shantal, I will contiue waiting thank you.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

How was your immune system knocked down?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Age related (85),and diagnosed lung and kidney cancer
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

have you had infections?

is your white count low?

How do you know you are at risk for infection?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

just click send to reply

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Feeling lethargic and loosing apertite but still keeping hydrated.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

have you had blood work?