NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,926 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- listen (floo-droh-KOR-tih-sone)
- A synthetic corticosteroid. It is used to replace steroid hormones normally produced by the adrenal gland.