Anemia Related to Chemotherapy
When you are diagnosed with cancer, you are often faced with more questions than you can handle. It can be a very stressful and confusing time in your life. Although dealing with a diagnosis of cancer may seem overwhelming, it is important to know that your healthcare team is there to help you.
Chemotherapy is a treatment that targets cancer cells but in the process may also damage healthy cells. Sometimes, the blood cells forming in your bone marrow are affected, reducing the level of hemoglobin, leading to anemia.
This section talks about chemotherapy, chemotherapy-related anemia, and the types of treatments for chemotherapy-related anemia.