neuro-oncology

noun
neu·​ro-on·​col·​o·​gy | \ ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-än-ˈkä-lə-jē, -äŋ- How to pronounce neuro-oncology (audio) \

Medical Definition of neuro-oncology

: a branch of medical science dealing with tumors of the nervous system

Other Words from neuro-oncology

neuro-oncological \ -​ˌäŋ-​kə-​ˈläj-​i-​kəl How to pronounce neuro-oncological (audio) \ also neuro-oncologic \ -​ˌäŋ-​kə-​ˈläj-​ik How to pronounce neuro-oncologic (audio) \ adjective
neuro-oncologist \ -​än-​ˈkäl-​ə-​jəst, -​äŋ-​ How to pronounce neuro-oncologist (audio) \ noun

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