Chemotherapy (Cancer Treatment)
Body Area: Female Specific
Body Parts: Breasts
Symptoms: Bleeding or Discharge from the Nipple
Chemotherapy is the treatment of disease by chemicals. Chemotherapy is meant to recognize and kill cells that act like cancer cells. Other cells that display similar tendencies include the cells in bone marrow, the digestive tract and hair follicles; because these are targeted too they become the most common side effects of chemotherapy.