NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,926 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- respiratory syncytial virus
- listen (RES-pih-ruh-TOR-ee sin-SIH-shul VY-rus)
- A virus that causes respiratory infections with cold-like symptoms. Also called RSV.