preneoplastic

adjective
pre·​neo·​plas·​tic | \ -ˌnē-ə-ˈplas-tik How to pronounce preneoplastic (audio) \

Medical Definition of preneoplastic

: existing or occurring prior to the formation of a neoplasm preneoplastic cells

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“Preneoplastic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/preneoplastic. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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