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micrometastasis

noun mi·cro·me·tas·ta·sis \ ˌmī-krō-mə-ˈtas-tə-səs \

medical Definition of micrometastasis

plural micrometastases play \-ˌsēz\
:the spread of cancer cells from a primary site and the formation of microscopic tumors at secondary sites; also :one of those microscopic tumors resulting from micrometastasis

micrometastatic

play \-ˌmet-ə-ˈstat-ik\ adjective
    • micrometastatic disease

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