Expert Video - What side effects can I expect after receiving chemotherapy to prepare for the TIL infusion?

Dr. Rekha Chaudhary, a medical hematologist-oncologist and assistant professor of medicine at the University of Cincinnati, describes the side effects that may occur after receiving chemotherapy to prepare for the tumor infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL) infusion. The side effects may include nausea, low cell counts, and infections. 

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