Rous sarcoma

[ rous ]

nounVeterinary Pathology.
  1. a malignant tumor occurring in the connective tissue of poultry, caused by a transmissible RNA-containing virus.

Origin of Rous sarcoma

After F. P. Rous, who described it in 1910

Words Nearby Rous sarcoma Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023