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Alkylating agent • Agent that introduced an alkyl radical into the compound in place of a hydrogen atom; these agents interfere with cell metabolism and growth Angiogenesis • Development of blood vessels Organomegaly • Enlargement of any organ Refractory • Resistant to ordinary treatment


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