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thiotepa

 [thi″o-te´pah]
a cytotoxic alkylating agent used as an antineoplastic agent in the treatment of cancer of the breast, ovary, or bladder, pericardial or pleural effusions secondary to malignancy, and Hodgkin's disease; used by intracavitary, intratumor, intravesical, or intravenous administration.
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thiotepa

(thī′ō-tē′pə, -tĕp′ə)
n.
A crystalline compound, C6H12N3PS, a sulfur-containing analog of tepa, used to treat certain malignant tumors.
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thiotepa

Triethylenethiophosphoramide, Thioplex® Oncology A relatively toxic alkylating agent used topically to manage transitional cell cancer of the urinary bladder
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