NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,780 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- remission induction therapy
- listen (reh-MIH-shun in-DUK-shun THAYR-uh-pee)
- Initial treatment with anticancer drugs to decrease the signs or symptoms of cancer or make them disappear.