NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,812 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.

neurotoxicity
(NOOR-oh-tok-SIH-sih-tee)
The tendency of some treatments to cause damage to the nervous system.