Medical Dictionary

pegfilgrastim

noun peg·fil·gras·tim \ ˌpeg-fil-ˈgras-təm \

medical Definition of pegfilgrastim

:a pegylated form of filgrastim administered by injection especially to stimulate production of neutrophils following chemotherapy
Note: Pegfilgrastim is marketed under the trademark Neulasta.

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