NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,856 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- core needle biopsy
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- The removal of a tissue sample with a wide needle for examination under a microscope. Also called core biopsy.