NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,804 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.

isointense
(I-soh-in-tents)
Having the same intensity as another object. Used to describe the results of imaging tests, such as x-rays, MRIs, or CT scans.