NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,894 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- listen (meh-tuh-STA-tik)
Having to do
with metastasis, which is the spread of cancer from the
primary site (place where it started) to other places in