How Brain Tumor Treatments Affect Cells By: Eliott and Michael (Surgery …
How Brain Tumor Treatments Affect Cells By: Eliott and Michael
The surgeons remove cells to prepare for surgery
They break or damage you bones to get to the tumor
It can possibly harm your brains stem cells
Harms brain cells to get to tumor
Kills brain cells when trying to get to tumor
Kills/harms our brain tissues
Kills off cells around your body by having the radiation kill the cells while trying to find its way to the tumor.
Radiation Therapy affects cell structure by killing off cells with the radiation while trying to get to the targeted brain tumor, so radiation therapy effect your cells negatively.
Can harm and kill blood cells
Can infect other cells
Kills cells around the body
Chemotherapy can affect cell structure by having the radiation kill off your cells DNA, which can eventually lead to another type of cancer, which affects your cells negatively.
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