[ kahr-suh-noh-muh-toh-sis ]
/ ˌkɑr sə noʊ məˈtoʊ sɪs /
a condition marked by the production of an overwhelming number of carcinomas throughout the body.
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British Dictionary definitions for carcinomatosis
/ (ˌkɑːsɪˌnəʊməˈtəʊsɪs) /
pathol a condition characterized by widespread dissemination of carcinomas or by a carcinoma that affects a large areaAlso called: carcinosis (ˌkɑːsɪˈnəʊsɪs)
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Medicine definitions for carcinomatosis
[ kär′sə-nō′mə-tō′sĭs ]
A pathological condition characterized by the presence of carcinomas that have metastasized to many parts of the body.
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