dihematoporphyrin ether

(dy-HEE-muh-toh-POR-fih-rin EE-ther)

Used in photodynamic therapy, a drug that is absorbed by tumor cells; when exposed to light, it becomes active and kills the cancer cells.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "dihematoporphyrin ether"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "éter de dihematoporfirina"

Medicamento usado en la terapia fotodinámica que es absorbida por las células tumorales. Cuando se expone a la luz, se activa y destruye las células cancerosas.