nitrosourea

(ny-TROH-soh-YOO-ree-uh)

An anticancer drug that can cross the blood-brain barrier. Carmustine and lomustine are nitrosoureas.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "nitrosourea"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "nitrosourea"

Medicamento contra el cáncer que puede cruzar la barrera hematoencefálica. La carmustina y la lomustina son nitrosoureas.