NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,780 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- autologous bone marrow transplantation
- listen (aw-TAH-luh-gus bone MAYR-oh tranz-plan-TAY-shun)
- A procedure in which bone marrow is removed from a person, stored, and then given back to the person after intensive treatment.