NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,879 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- measurable disease
- listen (MEH-zur-uh-bul dih-ZEEZ)
- A tumor that can be accurately measured in size. This information can be used to judge response to treatment.