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Cancer Institute

Cancer Symptom Management

Side effect and symptom management depends on the treatment modality or modalities received and how long it is taken. Some people may experience few to no side effects while others may experience more noticeable side effects. Fortunately, many of these side effects are manageable and able to be relieved. 

Please click on a topic and resource below for more information on various symptoms and side effects:

Alopecia  
Anemia  
Anorexia/Appetite Loss/Nutrition  
Anxiety  
Blood Counts  
Cognitive Dysfunction  
Constipation  
Depression  
Diarrhea  
Dyspnea/Shortness of Breath  
Fatigue  
Infertitlity
The Jones Institute at West Penn Allegheny Health System is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of infertility, using state-of-the-art techniques. The goal of the Jones Institute at West Penn Allegheny Health System is to help you realize your dream of having a family in the shortest time possible. Any evaluation(s), diagnosis or treatment will be provided by physicians, staff or independent contractors of West Penn Hospital or Allegheny General Hospital.
Lymphadema  
Mucositis
Caring for patient with cancer at home:
Nausea and Vomiting  
Pain  
Sexuality  
Skin Changes
Caring for the patient at home:
Sleep Disturbances  

 

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