Food Safety Advice for Immuno‑Compromised Cancer Patients

During and after your cancer treatment your immune system becomes weakened (you become immuno-compromised). This is because the number of your white blood cells, which would normally help to fight these organisms, are falling (neutropenia). Therefore, good food safety is important.

  • LN: LN003097
  • Edition number: 4th Edition • Version 1
  • Developed by: Haematology Dietitians at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
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