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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms



distal urethral cancer  listen  (DIS-tul yoo-REE-thrul KAN-ser)

  A rare cancer that forms in the part of the urethra that is closest to the outside of the body. The cancer often has not spread deeply into the tissue.