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View in Spanish: Acetato de caspofungina

Caspofungin acetate (KAS-poh-fun-jin A-seh-tayt)
A drug used to prevent or treat infections caused by a fungus (a type of microorganism). It belongs to the family of drugs called antifungal agents.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.