NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,879 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- listen (HOH-mee-oh-STA-tik)
- Having to do with homeostasis, which is a state of balance among all the body systems, needed for the body to function correctly.