NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,386 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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Granix
(GRA-nix)
A drug used to treat severe neutropenia (a condition in which there is a lower-than-normal number of white blood cells) caused by some types of chemotherapy. It is used in patients with certain types of cancer. Granix helps the bone marrow make more white blood cells. It contains the active ingredient filgrastim. Granix is a type of colony-stimulating factor.