NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,855 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- systemic therapy
- listen (sis-TEH-mik THAYR-uh-pee)
- Treatment using substances that travel through the bloodstream, reaching and affecting cells all over the body.