NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,893 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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abbreviation for a chemotherapy combination used with other
types of therapy to treat breast cancer, including breast
cancer that has spread or come back. It includes the drugs
fluorouracil, epirubicin hydrochloride, and
cyclophosphamide. Also called FEC regimen.