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retinoblastoma

[ ret-noh-bla-stoh-muh ]
/ 藢r蓻t no蕣 bl忙藞sto蕣 m蓹 /
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noun, plural ret路ino路blas路to路mas, ret路ino路blas路to路ma路ta [ret-noh-bla-stoh-muh-tuh]. /藢r蓻t no蕣 bl忙藞sto蕣 m蓹 t蓹/.
Pathology. an inheritable tumor of the eye.
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Origin of retinoblastoma

First recorded in 1920鈥25; retin(a) + -o- + blastoma
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Medical definitions for retinoblastoma

retinoblastoma
[ r臅t鈥瞡-艒-bl膬-st艒m蓹 ]

n. pl. ret鈥鈥o鈥las鈥o鈥as
A hereditary malignant tumor of the retina, transmitted as a dominant trait and occurring chiefly among infants.
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