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What does fluorouracil cream do to your skin?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
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In brief: Dividing cells use

Rapidly dividing cells will take up the fluorouracil and incorporate it into their DNA which is defective causing the cell to die.
This is used to stop the growth of cancer or atypical cells.

In brief: Dividing cells use

Rapidly dividing cells will take up the fluorouracil and incorporate it into their DNA which is defective causing the cell to die.
This is used to stop the growth of cancer or atypical cells.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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