Information for Patients and Families

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People with DPD Deficiency may live their lives ignorant of the condition.  Often times awareness comes when the person has been diagnosed with a cancer for which 5-FU or a related chemotherapy is  prescribed. We will be adding information here shortly to help support persons affected by DPD Deficiency and their Families.


A primer on DPD Deficiency affecting cancer patients from

If you suspect that to you or your family members are affected these  Testing resources may help

If you are about to receive chemotherapy, the following information may help

Questions for your doctor

One thing everyone should know