NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,777 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.

herba Scutellaria barbatae
(ER-buh skoo-teh-LAYR-ee-uh BAR-buh-tay)
An herb used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat certain medical problems. It may have anticancer effects.