intensification chemotherapy

con·sol·i·da·tion che·mo·ther·a·py

repetitive cycles of treatment during the immediate postremission period, used especially with relation to leukemia.

intensification chemotherapy

Intensification Oncology Chemotherapy that is more aggressive than the standard therapy; IC improves survival in children with ALL and may be used in AML. See Adjuvant chemotherapy, Consolidation chemotherapy, Induction chemotherapy, Maintenance chemotherapy, Salvage chemotherapy. Cf Adjuvant chemotherapy.