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Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is the main treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Find out when you have chemotherapy, the drugs you might have and the possible side effects.

About chemotherapy for ALL

Chemotherapy is the main treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). Get an overview of the phases of treatment and what to expect.

Chemotherapy drugs

Find out about the different chemotherapy drugs used to treat ALL and the possible side effects. 

Last reviewed: 
08 May 2018
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