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carcinoid

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noun car·ci·noid \ˈkär-sə-ˌnȯid\

Definition of carcinoid

  1. :  a benign or malignant tumor arising especially from the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract



1925

First Known Use of carcinoid

1925

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Medical Dictionary

carcinoid

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noun car·ci·noid \ˈkärs-ən-ˌȯid\

Medical Definition of carcinoid

  1. :  a benign or malignant tumor arising especially from the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract (as in the stomach or appendix)




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