small cell carcinoma

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small cell carcinoma

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Noun1.small cell carcinoma - highly malignant carcinoma composed of small round or egg-shaped cells with little cytoplasmsmall cell carcinoma - highly malignant carcinoma composed of small round or egg-shaped cells with little cytoplasm; lung cancers are frequently oat cell carcinomas
carcinoma - any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer
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