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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


anecdotal report  listen  (A-nek-DOH-tul reh-PORT)

  An incomplete description of the medical and treatment history of one or more patients. Anecdotal reports may be published in places other than peer-reviewed, scientific journals.