(MED'-ih-kul on-KOL'-o-jist) is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating cancer using chemotherapy, hormone therapy , and biological therapy . A medical oncologist often is the main person who provides direct care for someone who has cancer. The medical oncologist may also coordinate treatment provided by other specialists.
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