NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,804 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- plexiform neurofibroma
- listen (PLEK-sih-form NOOR-oh-fy-BROH-muh)
- A nerve that has become thick and misshapen due to the abnormal growth of cells and tissues that cover the nerve.