NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,855 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- metabolic disorder
- listen (MEH-tuh-BAH-lik dis-OR-der)
- A condition in which normal metabolic processes are disrupted, usually because of a missing enzyme.