NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,800 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- allogeneic bone marrow transplantation
- listen (A-loh-jeh-NAY-ik bone MAYR-oh tranz-plan-TAY-shun)
- A procedure in which a person receives stem cells (cells from which all blood cells develop) from a genetically similar, but not identical, donor.