[ ar-uh-see ]
/ ˈær əˈsi /
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[ sahy-tar-uh-been ]
/ saɪˈtær əˌbin /
a toxic synthetic nucleoside, C9H13N3O5, used as an immunosuppressive and cytotoxic agent in the treatment of certain leukemias.
Also cytosine arabinoside, ara-C.
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Medical definitions for ara-c
[ sī-tăr′ə-bēn′ ]
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