NCI Dictionary of Genetics Terms
Welcome to the NCI Dictionary of Genetics Terms, which contains technical definitions for more than 150 terms related to genetics. These definitions were developed by the PDQ® Cancer Genetics Editorial Board to support the evidence-based, peer-reviewed PDQ cancer genetics information summaries.
- dirty necrosis
- listen (DIR-tee neh-KROH-sis)
- Presence of necrotic cellular debris within the lumen of the neoplastic glands in the colorectal mucosa.