NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,856 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- partial nephrectomy
- listen (PAR-shul neh-FREK-toh-mee)
- Surgery to remove part of one kidney or a kidney tumor, but not an entire kidney.