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chemoprevention

Synonyms: chemoprophylaxis

Definition: various vitamins and minerals pills (KEE-mo-pre-VEN-shun) Different than chemotherapy, chemoprevention is the use of drugs, vitamins, or other agents to try to reduce the risk of, or delay the development or recurrence of, cancer.

See agent studies.

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