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View in Spanish: Diclorhidrato de mitoguazona

Mitoguazone dihydrochloride (MY-toh-gwah-ZONE dy-HY-droh-KLOR-ide)
A substance being studied in the treatment of some leukemias and lymphomas. It blocks the growth of cells and may cause cancer cells to die. It is a type of polyamine synthesis inhibitor.



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