Cancer dictionary of words, acronyms, abbreviations, & medical terms.
1 2 3 4 5 6 8 9
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
S- SA SC SD SE SF SG SH SI SK SL SM SN SO SP SQ SR SS ST SU SV SW SY
selected terms: 6 page 1 of 1
squalamine lactate
A drug that belongs to the family of drugs called angiogenesis inhibitors. It prevents the growth of new blood vessels into a solid tumor
squamous cell
(SKWAY-mus) A flat cell that looks like a fish scale under a microscope. Squamous cells cover internal and external surfaces of the body
squamous cell carcinoma
(SKWAY-mus sel kar-sin-O-ma) Cancer that begins in squamous cells, which are thin, flat cells that look like fish scales. Squamous cells are found in the tissue that forms the surface of More…
squamous cell carcinoma of the ovary
Very rare type of cancer found in the ovaries, of sqamous cell type. This may be preceded by a malignant transformation of a teratoma, Brenner's tumor, or endometriosis of the ovary. More…
squamous cells
When discussing cancer cell types, this denotes cells that are flat in appearance
squamous intraepithelial lesion
(SKWAY-mus in-tra-eh-pih-THEEL-ee-ul LEE-zhun) SIL. A general term for the abnormal growth of squamous cells on the surface of the cervix. The changes in the cells are described as low More…
RCA Rare Cancer Dictionary
to main page AboutFeedback / Suggest A WordLogin top of page
© 2008 Admin XHTML | CSS Powered by Glossword 1.8.11