NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,780 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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multimodality treatment
(MUL-tee-moh-DA-lih-tee TREET-ment)
Therapy that combines more than one method of treatment. Also called combination therapy and multimodality therapy.