Cancer

What it is like to get chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is the name of a group of drugs that destroy cancer cells. Unlike surgery or radiation therapy that treat cancer in a specific area, chemotherapy is a systemic treatment that travels throughout the body.

Patients share their experiences with receiving chemotherapy

Chemotherapy: The process

Hear from patients as they explain what it's like to undergo chemotherapy

Chemotherapy: In our patient's words

UW Carbone Cancer patients share in their own words what it is like to undergo chemotherapy.