NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,926 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- medical castration
- listen (MEH-dih-kul kas-TRAY-shun)
- Refers to the use of drugs to suppress the function of the ovaries or testicles.