NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,779 terms related to cancer and medicine.

Browse the dictionary by selecting a letter of the alphabet or by entering a cancer-related word or phrase in the search box.

doxercalciferol
(DOK-ser-kal-SIH-feh-rol)
A substance being studied in the prevention of recurrent prostate cancer. It is a type of vitamin D analog.