Study: One in six breast cancer patients suffers side effects

08/16/2006 | CNN

About one in six younger women with breast cancer suffer serious side effects from chemotherapy -- a number that is three to four times higher than previous research had predicted, according to a new study. Patients often are hospitalized for side effects including infection, low blood counts, dehydration or nausea.

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