NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,846 terms related to cancer and medicine.

Browse the dictionary by selecting a letter of the alphabet or by entering a cancer-related word or phrase in the search box.

hematopathology laboratory
(hee-MA-toh-pa-THAH-loh-jee LA-bruh-tor-ee)
A laboratory that specializes in doing tests that help to diagnose and treat diseases of the blood, bone marrow, and lymph system.