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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


ACAPHA  listen  (a-KA-fuh)

  A mixture of six herbs that has been used in China to prevent and treat diseases such as lung and esophageal cancers. It is being studied in the United States and Canada in the prevention of lung cancer in people who used to smoke.