NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,115 terms related to cancer and medicine.
- genetic testing
- listen (jeh-NEH-tik TES-ting)
- The process of analyzing cells or tissues to look for genetic changes that may be a sign of a disease or condition, such as cancer. These changes may be a sign that a person has an increased risk of developing a specific disease or condition.