NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,879 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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abbreviation for a chemotherapy combination that is used to
treat non-Hodgkin lymphoma and is being studied in the
treatment of other types of cancer. It includes the drugs
cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin hydrochloride
(hydroxydaunorubicin), vincristine sulfate (Oncovin), and
prednisone. Also called CHOP regimen.