octreotida Dictionary of Cancer Terms - Definition for - Octreotida

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Octreotida
Medicamento similar a la somatostatina que es un inhibidor natural de la hormona del crecimiento. La octreotida se usa para tratar la diarrea y el enrojecimiento relacionados con ciertos tipos de tumores.



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