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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


consecutive case series  listen  (kun-SEH-kyoo-tiv kays SEER-eez)

  A clinical study that includes all eligible patients identified by the researchers during the study registration period. The patients are treated in the order in which they are identified. This type of study usually does not have a control group.