NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,899 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- autoimmune disease
- listen (AW-toh-ih-MYOON dih-ZEEZ)
- A condition in which the body recognizes its own tissues as foreign and directs an immune response against them.