There is still no cure for mesothelioma. However, there are several treatment options for this type of cancer. One of the ways to treat mesothelioma is through chemotherapy. Mesothelioma chemotherapy is a treatment that uses chemicals. This form of treatment involves taking drugs that kill cancer cells and prevent them from multiplying. Chemotherapy can be administered alone or in combination with other treatment options, such as surgery or radiation therapy.
Unfortunately, many myths abound about chemotherapy. It is crucial that mesothelioma patients and their families understand the truth about chemotherapy and avoid falling for myths about this form of treatment. At Throneberry Law Group, we have taken it upon ourselves to educate mesothelioma patients and their families about chemotherapy. Below, we debunk some of the most common myths about chemotherapy.
Myth #1: Chemotherapy is an Outdated Treatment