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Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy uses anti cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells. You might have it as part of your treatment for AML.

Chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukaemia (AML)

Chemotherapy is the main treatment for acute myeloid leukaemia (AML). Find out about how it is given and the possible side effects.

Side effects of chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukaemia (AML)

Find out about possible side effects of chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) and how to manage them.

Chemotherapy drugs

Read about the chemotherapy drugs for AML and their possible side effects.

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