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mechlorethamine

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noun mech·lor·eth·amine \ˌmek-ˌlōr-ˈeth-ə-ˌmēn, -ˌlȯr-\

Medical Definition of mechlorethamine

  1. :  a nitrogen mustard administered by injection in the form of its hydrochloride C5H11Cl2N·HCl in the palliative treatment of neoplastic diseases (as Hodgkin's lymphoma and leukemia)—see bendamustine, mopp


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