cystadenocarcinoma

[sĭ-stăd′n-ō-kär′sə-nōmə]

n.

A malignant tumor derived from glandular tissue, in which secretions are retained and accumulate in cysts.

Nearby words

  1. cyrus the great,
  2. cyrus the younger,
  3. cys,
  4. cyst,
  5. cyst-,
  6. cystadenoma,
  7. cystalgia,
  8. cystathionase,
  9. cystathionine,
  10. cystathionine gamma-synthase


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