transitional cell carcinoma

[trăn-zĭshə-nəl]

n.

A malignant neoplasm derived from transitional epithelium and occurring primarily in the urinary bladder, ureters, or renal pelvises.

Nearby words

  1. transition probability,
  2. transition region,
  3. transition team,
  4. transition temperature,
  5. transitional,
  6. transitional denture,
  7. transitional epithelium,
  8. transitional zone,
  9. transitive,
  10. transitive verb


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