encephaloid


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Related to encephaloid: encephaloid carcinoma

encephaloid

 [en-sef´ah-loid]
1. resembling the brain or brain substance.

en·ceph·a·loid

(en-sef'ă-loyd),
Resembling brain substance; denoting a carcinoma of soft, brainlike consistency, with reference to gross features.
[encephalo- + G. eidos, resemblance]

encephaloid

/en·ceph·a·loid/ (en-sef´il-oid)
1. resembling the brain or brain substance.

en·ceph·a·loid

(en-sef'ă-loyd)
Resembling brain substance; denoting a carcinoma of soft, brainlike consistency.
[encephalo- + G. eidos, resemblance]

encephaloid

1. resembling the brain or brain substance.
2. medullary carcinoma.