NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,780 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- lymphatic mapping
- listen (lim-FA-tik MA-ping)
- The use of dyes and radioactive substances to identify lymph nodes that may contain tumor cells. Also called lymph node mapping.