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Medical Term:

zorubicin

Pronunciation: zo-ru'bi-sin

Definition: Semisynthetic derivative of daunorubicin; also similar to doxorubicin. Like those agents, zorubicin exerts significant myocardial toxicity. Used as an antineoplastic in breast cancer.

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