Medical Dictionary

carcinostatic

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adjective car·ci·no·stat·ic \ˌkär-sə-nō-ˈsta-tik\

Medical Definition of carcinostatic

  1. :  capable of inhibiting the growth of malignant tumors Standardized beta-glucan extracts … show particular potential as carcinostatic agents that can be used in conjunction with conventional medical treatments to treat cancer.—Mark Mayell, Alternative Medicine Review, February 2001


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