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lymphomatosis

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noun lym·pho·ma·to·sis \(ˌ)lim-ˌfō-mə-ˈtō-səs\

Definition of lymphomatosis

plural lym·pho·ma·to·sesplay \-ˌsēz\

  1. :  the presence of multiple lymphomas in the body



Origin of lymphomatosis

New Latin lymphomat-, lymphoma + -osis


First Known Use: circa 1900


Medical Dictionary

lymphomatosis

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noun lym·pho·ma·to·sis \(ˌ)lim-ˌfō-mə-ˈtō-səs\

Medical Definition of lymphomatosis

plural lym·pho·ma·to·ses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  the presence of multiple lymphomas in the body; specifically :  lymphoid leukosis




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