carcinomatosis

noun car·ci·no·ma·to·sis \ -ˌnō-mə-ˈtō-səs \

Definition of carcinomatosis

: a condition in which multiple carcinomas develop simultaneously usually after dissemination from a primary source

Origin and Etymology of carcinomatosis

New Latin, from Latin carcinomat-, carcinoma


Medical Dictionary

carcinomatosis

noun car·ci·no·ma·to·sis \ -ˌō-mə-ˈtō-səs \

medical Definition of carcinomatosis

plural carcinomatoses play \-ˌsēz\
: a condition in which multiple carcinomas develop simultaneously usually after dissemination from a primary source

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