High altitude training and cancer

Patient

Q: Is it safe to exercise at high altitude 6 to 8 months after recovering from cancer treatment?, in my case chemotheropy and radiation (Hodgkin"s lymphoma) I live in las vegas which is 2200 feet above sea level and am traveling up a mountain to 7500 feet 2 times a week.

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