NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,034 terms related to cancer and medicine.

gut microflora
(... MY-kroh-FLOR-uh)
Bacteria and other organisms that live inside the intestines. They help digest food. Vitamins such as biotin and vitamin K are made by gut microflora. Also called gut flora, intestinal flora, intestinal microflora, and microflora.