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Descriptor English:   Chemoprevention 
Descriptor Spanish:   Quimioprevención 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Quimioprevenção 
Synonyms English:   Chemoprophylaxis  
Tree Number:   E02.319.162
Definition English:   The use of chemical compounds to prevent the development of a specific disease. 
Indexing Annotation English:   IM general or unspecified only; prefer specific chemotherapeutic agent /ther use + disease /prev; DF: CHEMOPREV
See Related English:   Anticarcinogenic Agents
Secondary Prevention
History Note English:   96 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ES ethics
HI history IS instrumentation
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   32808 
Unique Identifier:   D018890 

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