Reply # - September 15, 2012, 08:53 AM
It's a common bacterial infection treatable with antibiotics. In the context of lung cancer, such infections can appear because of immunosuppression caused by treatment.
Dr. West discussed the fentanyl patch here: http://cancergrace.org/forums/index.php?topic=240.msg1146#msg1146
Reply # - September 15, 2012, 05:15 PM
Thanks, Jim. Nothing really to add.