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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue.

Usage examples (39)
  • It is still within the mucosa (inner layer) of the colon or rectum - also called carcinoma in situ.
  • A government panel last year even urged removing the word "carcinoma" from the name, to lessen fear.
  • A less scary formal name could help, says a new report that urges removing the word "carcinoma" from
  • "carcinoma" from the diagnosis of a common growth in milk ducts. for more
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