Dr. Black has to send his post surgery patients into the chemo wards and at that point his success rate is dismal.
The woman talked of her hardships, of the traumas her daughter experienced, of chemo and radiation.
It may just require some self-sacrifice like, say, selling your car to afford the chemo.
chemo che·mo (kē'mō, kěm'ō)
Chemotherapy or a chemotherapeutic treatment.
chemo- or chemi- or chem-
Chemicals; chemical: chemotherapy.