NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,846 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- perillyl alcohol
- listen (PAYR-ih-lil AL-kuh-hol)
- A substance that is being studied in the prevention of cancer. It belongs to the family of plant drugs called monoterpenes.