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cold reality

Posted By
tkoss
4/7/2020 4:50pm
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Replies: 3

ed williams - (4/7/2020 - 8:30pm)

HI tkoss, I fail to see how this relates to melanoma patients.

casagrayson - (4/9/2020 - 12:17pm)

Really, Ed? What about people scheduled for infusions? Or upcoming surgeries/radiation, etc? What about just normal blood work -- with compromised immune systems just going into a lab could be a real problem.

Strength and Courage,

Susan

Edwin - (4/9/2020 - 3:56pm)

Immunotherapy strengthens the immune system. Going to a clinic may expose a person to more risk of catching covid-19 than staying home does. However, the stage 4 melanoma death rate is much higher than the covid-19 death rate. When I received an infusion of Opdivo on April 1, receptionists and nurses wore face masks.