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nerve damage

does chemotherapy caused nerve damage affect blood flow?
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To answer  your question as stated, chemotherapy that causes nerve damage probably has little to do with the blood flow. Chemotherapy may cause blood flow problems depending upon where it is delivered. Diagnostic tests that are minimally invasive can help you determine which one is most likely.
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