chemo-


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chemo-

, chem- (kē'mō, kem), Do not confuse this combining form with cheno- or kino-.
Chemistry.
[G. chēmeia, alchemy]

chemo-

[kem′ō-, kē′mō-]
combining form meaning "by chemical reaction" or "a chemical or chemistry": chemoantigen, chemobiotic, chemokinesis.

chemo-

, chem-
Combining forms denoting chemistry.
Combining forms denoting chemistry.
[G. chēmeia, alchemy]

chemo-

Combining form denoting chemistry or chemical. The term is also used informally as an abbreviation of CHEMOTHERAPY.
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The patient underwent chemo- and radiotherapy for 3 days, but died of aspiration pneumonia.
Her prognosis was very poor and despite radical surgery and postoperative chemo- and radiotherapy, she died of complications.