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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Quimioterapia con dosis densa

Dose-dense chemotherapy (DOSE-dents KEE-moh-THAYR-uh-pee)
A chemotherapy treatment plan in which drugs are given with less time between treatments than in a standard chemotherapy treatment plan.



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