neuro-oncology

[ nur′ōg-ŏn-kŏlə-jē ]

n.

The branch of medical science dealing with tumors of the nervous system.

Nearby words

  1. neuristor,
  2. neuritic,
  3. neuritic plaque,
  4. neuritis,
  5. neuro-,
  6. neuro-oncology surgery,
  7. neuro-ophthalmology,
  8. neuro-otology,
  9. neuroanastomosis,
  10. neuroanatomy


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