Adjuvant chemotherapy

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Medical Definition of Adjuvant chemotherapy

Adjuvant chemotherapy: Chemotherapy given after removal of a cancerous tumor to further help in treatment. Many chemotherapy drugs are most effective after the majority of the tumor has been removed.


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Reviewed on 6/9/2016

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