carcinosis


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carcinosis

1. an abnormal condition characterized by the growth of numer-ous carcinomas throughout the body. Also carcinomatosis.
2. the process of development of carcinoma.
See also: Cancer
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4 Liver 10 5/10(50) Liver and lung 2 1/2 (50) Liver, lung, and bone 1 0/1 (0) Lung 1 1/1 (100) Peritoneal carcinosis 1 0/1 (0) Type of surgery 0.
This includes both benign changes and carcinosis such as prostate carcinoma (PCa).
Bacchius (3rd century BC) commented on a Hippocratic document, On Carcinosis, but this no longer exists.