MBACOD | definition of mBACOD by Medical dictionary
mBACOD A lymphoma chemotherapy protocol: methotrexate, bleomycin, doxorubicin (Adriamycin), cyclophosphamide, vincristine (Oncovorin) and dexamethasone, with folinic acid and GM-CSF to stimulate white cell production.
Nausea, vomiting, hair loss, leukopenia; B-symptoms—including, fever, night sweats, weight loss of ≥ 10%; enlarged and asymmetrical lymph nodes.
mBACOD Oncology A chemotherapy protocol–MTX, bleomycin, doxorubicin–Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, vincristine–Oncovorin, dexamethasone; with folinic acid and GM-CSF to stimulate WBC production Adverse effects–may overlap Sx of AIDS N&V, hair loss, leukopenia; B-symptoms–eg, fever, night sweats, weight loss of ≥ 10%; enlarged and asymmetrical lymph nodes. See AIDS, BACOD. Cf CHOP.