NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,229 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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Zinecard
(ZIH-neh-kard)
A drug used to reduce heart damage in women given doxorubicin for breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. Zinecard contains the active ingredient dexrazoxane. It is a type of cardioprotective agent, a type of chemoprotective agent, and a type of topoisomerase inhibitor.