Examples of carcinoma in a Sentence
four deaths attributable to carcinoma
Recent Examples of carcinoma from the Web
Copeland, who died of Merkel Cell carcinoma in 2008, is best known for founding Popeyes fried chicken in 1972.
Her battle began when she was first diagnosed in 2009 with adenoid cystic carcinoma, a rare form of cancer.
Grenon, who lives in Smithfield, Rhode Island, said her concerns for her son grew after a doctor excised two basal cell carcinomas from her face in February, and another one three years ago.
Grunewald was diagnosed in 2009 with adenoid cystic carcinoma, a form of cancer in her salivary gland.
Grunewald, an elite middle-distance runner, has a form of cancer called adenoid cystic carcinoma.
Marc-Cohen, the suit says, mistakenly determined that Rodriguez had infiltrating ductal carcinoma, the most common form of breast cancer.
The Patient Advocate Foundation’s multiple-sclerosis and renal-cell-carcinoma funds have been closed to new applicants since 2016.
Her mother has Lynch syndrome, a hereditary disorder that sharply raises the risk of certain cancers, and since 2003, Priscilla Joho has suffered colon cancer, uterine cancer and squamous cell carcinoma of the skin.
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Origin and Etymology of carcinoma
Latin, from Greek karkinōma cancer, from karkinos
First Known Use: 1601See Words from the same year
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Definition of carcinoma for English Language Learners
medical : a type of cancer
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