NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,489 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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intravenous chemotherapy
(IN-truh-VEE-nus KEE-moh-THAYR-uh-pee)
Treatment in which anticancer drugs are given through a needle or tube inserted into a vein. The anticancer drugs travel through the blood to kill cancer cells in the body.