NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,916 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- molecular diagnosis
- listen (muh-LEH-kyoo-ler dy-ug-NOH-sis)
- The process of identifying a disease by studying molecules, such as proteins, DNA, and RNA, in a tissue or fluid.