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unicentric

adjective uni·cen·tric \ ˌyü-ni-ˈsen-trik \

medical Definition of unicentric

:having a single center of origin
  • a unicentric tumor
  • For example, a pathologic analysis of 130 mastectomy specimens with primary tumors 2 cm or smaller found that only 41% had pathologically confirmed unicentric disease. A total of 42% of patients had multifocal or multicentric disease …
  • —Grace L. Smith et al.The Journal of the American Medical Association2 May 2012

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