carcinomatosis
noun Etymology: New Latin, from Latin carcinomat-, carcinoma Date: 1903 a condition in which multiple carcinomas develop simultaneously usually after dissemination from a primary source

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  • Carcinomatosis — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Se conoce como carcinomatosis a la condición clínica de un enfermo de cáncer, en la cual la enfermedad ha invadido todo su organismo. Cuadro clínico Esta condición varía según el tipo de neoplasia o cáncer que… …   Wikipedia Español

  • carcinomatosis — f. oncol. Diseminación del carcinoma por el resto del organismo. Medical Dictionary. 2011. carcinomatosis estado de …   Diccionario médico

  • carcinomatosis — [kär΄sə nō΄mə tō′sis] n. [ModL: see CARCINOMA & OSIS] a condition in which a carcinoma has spread extensively throughout the body …   English World dictionary

  • carcinomatosis — /kahr seuh noh meuh toh sis/, n. Pathol. a condition marked by the production of an overwhelming number of carcinomas throughout the body. [1900 05; < L carcinomat (s. of carcinoma) CARCINOMA + OSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • carcinomatosis — noun The widespread presence of carcinomas that have metastasized throughout the body …   Wiktionary

  • carcinomatosis — A condition resulting from widespread dissemination of carcinoma in multiple sites in various organs or tissues of the body; sometimes also used in relation to involvement of a relatively large region of the body. leptomeningeal c. SYN: meningeal …   Medical dictionary

  • carcinomatosis — ► femenino PATOLOGÍA Cáncer diseminado …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • carcinomatosis — n. spreading of cancer throughout the body …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carcinomatosis — [ˌkα:sɪnəʊmə təʊsɪs] noun the widespread dissemination of carcinomas in the body …   English new terms dictionary

  • carcinomatosis — car·ci·no·ma·to·sis …   English syllables

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