[ sahr-koh-muh-toh-sis ]
/ sɑrˌkoʊ məˈtoʊ sɪs /

noun Pathology.

the condition in which a sarcoma has become disseminated throughout the body.
a condition marked by the production of an overwhelming number of sarcomas throughout the body.

Origin of sarcomatosis

1885–90; sarcomat- (combining form of sarcoma) + -osis Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for sarcomatosis

/ (sɑːˌkəʊməˈtəʊsɪs) /


pathol a condition characterized by the development of several sarcomas at various bodily sites

Word Origin for sarcomatosis

C19: see sarcoma, -osis
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Medical definitions for sarcomatosis

[ sär-kō′mə-tōsĭs ]


Formation of numerous sarcomas in various parts of the body.
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