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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Terapia de inducción de la remisión

Remission induction therapy (ree-MIH-shun in-DUK-shun THAYR-uh-pee)
Initial treatment with anticancer drugs to decrease the signs or symptoms of cancer or make them disappear.



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