NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,916 terms related to cancer and medicine.

Browse the dictionary by selecting a letter of the alphabet or by entering a cancer-related word or phrase in the search box.

oral and maxillofacial surgeon
(OR-ul ... MAK-sih-loh-FAY-shul SER-jun)
A dentist who specializes in surgery of the mouth, face, and jaw.