Antimetabolite Chemotherapy (C1516020)
|Definition (NCI)||Treatment of cancer that utilizes antimetabolite substances to disrupt DNA, RNA, or protein synthesis.|
|Concepts||Pharmacologic Substance (T121)|
|English||Chemotherapy, Antimetabolites, Chemotherapy, Cancer, Antimetabolites, Antimetabolite Chemotherapy|
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)
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This page was written by Scott Moses, MD, last revised on 10/21/2007 and last published on 5/14/2013.
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