NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,855 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- superior vena cava
- listen (soo-PEER-ee-er VEE-nuh KAY-vuh)
- The large vein that carries blood from the head, neck, arms, and chest to the heart.