NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,777 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- pelvic lymphadenectomy
- listen (PEL-vik LIM-fa-deh-NEK-toh-mee)
- Surgery to remove lymph nodes in the pelvis for examination under a microscope to see if they contain cancer.