dacarbazine

noun
da·​car·​ba·​zine | \ də-ˈkär-bə-ˌzēn How to pronounce dacarbazine (audio) \

Medical Definition of dacarbazine

: an antineoplastic agent C6H10N6O administered intravenously to treat especially metastatic malignant melanoma, tumors of adult soft tissue, and Hodgkin's lymphoma

Note: Dacarbazine is used in combination with other drugs in the treatment of Hodgkin's lymphoma ((see abvd)).

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“Dacarbazine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dacarbazine. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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