NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,804 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- Ommaya reservoir
- listen (oh-MY-uh REH-zer-vwahr)
- A device surgically placed under the scalp and used to deliver anticancer drugs to the fluid surrounding the brain and spinal cord.