NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,811 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- false-positive test result
- listen (... PAH-zih-tiv ... reh-ZULT)
- A test result that indicates that a person has a specific disease or condition when the person actually does not have the disease or condition.