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joyces chemo?

my neice has just had surgery for ovarian cancer, she will start chemo in jan. the dr said she will have 2 ports we are wondering why 2?
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She will have a port in her belly for IP chemo.  The drug is administered directly into her abdominal cavity.  The other port is "regular" chemo drips which she will also receive.

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