Your doctor will talk to you about this treatment and its possible side effects before you agree (consent) to have treatment.
Bleomycin can also be used to treat a condition where fluid builds up between the layers covering the lungs. This is called a pleural effusion. To treat a pleural effusion, the doctor injects bleomycin into the space between the layers to stop the fluid building up again. This information is not about the use of bleomycin for a pleural effusion.