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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A crystalline compound, C6H12N3PS, a sulfur-containing analogue of tepa, used to treat certain malignant tumors.

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  • n. A particular drug used in chemotherapy.

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  • n. an antineoplastic drug used to treat certain malignancies

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  • Patients received a conditioning regimen that consisted of total body irradiation (1375 cGy in 11 fractions) with partial lung shielding, thiotepa (10 mg/kg), cyclophosphamide (120 mg/kg), and rabbit antithymocyte globulin (1.5 mg/kg).

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  • All patients underwent a conditioning regimen that included total body irradiation (8Gy single fraction) and a chemotherapy regimen of thiotepa (4mg/kg x 2), fludarabine (40 mg/m2 x 5), and cyclophosphamide (35 mg/kg x 2).

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  • All patients underwent a conditioning regimen that included total body irradiation (8Gy single fraction) and a chemotherapy regimen of thiotepa (4mg/kg x 2), fludarabine (40 mg/m

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