NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,879 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- warm ischemia
- listen (… is-KEE-mee-uh)
- In surgery, keeping a tissue, organ, or body part at body temperature after its blood suppy has been reduced or cut off.