NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,855 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- complete metastasectomy
- listen (kum-PLEET meh-TAS-tuh-SEK-toh-mee)
- Surgery to remove all metastases (tumors formed from cells that have spread from the primary tumor).