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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Terapia metronómica

Metronomic therapy (MEH-truh-NAH-mik THAYR-uh-pee)
Continuous or frequent treatment with low doses of anticancer drugs, often given with other methods of therapy.



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