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osteosarcoma

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noun os·te·o·sar·co·ma \-sär-ˈkō-mə\

Definition of osteosarcoma

plural os·te·o·sar·co·mas also os·te·o·sar·co·ma·taplay play \-mə-tə\

  1. :  a sarcoma derived from bone or containing bone tissue



Origin of osteosarcoma

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1826


Medical Dictionary

osteosarcoma

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noun os·teo·sar·co·ma \-sär-ˈkō-mə\

Medical Definition of osteosarcoma

plural os·teo·sar·co·mas also os·teo·sar·co·ma·ta \-mət-ə\play

  1. :  a sarcoma derived from bone or containing bone tissue—called also osteogenic sarcoma




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