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fludarabine

 [floo-dar´ah-bēn]
an adenine analogue and purineantimetabolite that inhibits DNA synthesis; administered intravenously as the phosphate salt as an antineoplastic agent in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fludarabine

A CYTOTOXIC anti-cancer drug. A brand name is Fludara.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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