NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,780 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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A plant that has been used in some cultures to treat certain medical problems. It may have anticancer effects. The scientific name is
Rumex acetosella. Also called sheep sorrel and sorrel.