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Dr. Gordon J. Freeman on Toxicities Associated With Immunotherapies

January 12, 2016

Freeman says when a patient is given chemotherapy, oncologists can anticipate certain toxicities and treat accordingly. With immunotherapies, Freeman says the toxicities are associated with immune attacks where there shouldn't be any. These attacks can result in side effects such as skin rashes, colitis, and neumonitis.