NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,800 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- adenosquamous carcinoma
- listen (A-deh-noh-SKWAY-mus KAR-sih-NOH-muh)
- A type of cancer that contains two types of cells: squamous cells (thin, flat cells that line certain organs) and gland-like cells.