Peripheral neuropathy

Dr. Shirley Wong

This Counterpart information session was held at Counterpart on 20 February 2019. Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves in hands, feet and lower legs) is a side effect of some cancer treatments, particularly chemotherapy treatment. Consultant Medical Oncologist Shirley Wong explains why it happens, risk factors and what can be done to help. Recorded at Counterpart Resource Centre, Melbourne, on 20 February 2019.

Last Updated: 8 June, 2021 9:24 am