choriocarcinoma

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cho·ri·o·car·ci·no·ma

 (kôr′ē-ō-kär′sə-nō′mə)
n. pl. cho·ri·o·car·ci·no·mas or cho·ri·o·car·ci·no·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A malignant tumor that develops from trophoblast cells and usually occurs in the uterus.
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choriocarcinoma

(ˌkɒrɪəʊˌkɑːsɪˈnəʊmə)
n
(Pathology) a cancer that occurs during pregnancy in the uterus
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choriocarcinoma

a uterine malignancy that may develop shortly after conception, during pregnancy, or after an abortion. Also called chorioblastoma, chorionic epithelioma.
See also: Cancer
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cho·ri·o·car·ci·no·ma

n. coriocarcinoma, tumor maligno visto gen. en el útero y en los testículos.
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choriocarcinoma

n coriocarcinoma m
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Treatment of lung cancer, digestive system cancers, hepatoma, breast cancer, and chorioepithelioma by Scutellaria barbata extracts was reported [13].
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Don (SB), also known as Ban-Zhi-Lian (barbat sskullcap) in traditional Chinese medicine, is a medicinal herb that has long been used as an antitumor agent for lung cancer, digestive system cancer, hepatoma, breast cancer, and chorioepithelioma in China (Pharmacopoeia Commission of the People's Republic of China 2010).