carcinomatosis

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car·ci·no·ma·to·sis

 (kär′sə-nō′mə-tō′sĭs)
n.
A pathological condition characterized by the presence of carcinomas that have metastasized to many parts of the body.

[Greek karkinōma, karkinōmat-, cancerous ulcer; see carcinoma + -osis.]

carcinomatosis

(ˌkɑːsɪˌnəʊməˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) pathol a condition characterized by widespread dissemination of carcinomas or by a carcinoma that affects a large area. Also called: carcinosis

car•ci•no•ma•to•sis

(ˌkɑr sə noʊ məˈtoʊ sɪs)

n.
a condition marked by the production of carcinomas throughout the body.
[1900–05]

carcinomatosis

carcinosis.
See also: Cancer
Translations

carcinomatosis

n carcinomatosis f