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Where does chemotherapy take place?

The first session of chemotherapy will probably take place at the hospital so doctors and nurses can keep a close eye on the person getting the chemotherapy. Lots of people have all their chemotherapy sessions at the hospital. Some people can have them at home. The healthcare team will help decide what’s best.

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