NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,089 terms related to cancer and medicine.
- FOLFIRI regimen
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An abbreviation for a chemotherapy combination used to treat advanced colorectal cancer that has spread. It is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer. It includes the drugs leucovorin calcium (folinic acid), fluorouracil, and irinotecan hydrochloride. Also called FOLFIRI.