sarcocarcinoma


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sarcocarcinoma

[-kär′sinō′mə]
Etymology: Gk, sarx, flesh, karkinos, crab, oma, tumor
a mixed tumor with characteristics of both sarcomas and carcinomas.

sar·co·car·ci·no·ma

(sahr'kō-kahr'si-nō'mă)
A malignant neoplasm that contains elements of carcinoma and sarcoma.
See also: sarcoma

sar·co·car·ci·no·ma

(sahr'kō-kahr'si-nō'mă)
A malignant neoplasm that contains elements of carcinoma and sarcoma.

sarcocarcinoma (sar´kōkär´sənō´-mə),

n a mixed tumor with characteristics of both sarcomas and carcinomas.
Sarcodina
n.pl also called
amoebae, a subphylum of sarcomastigophora of parasitic protozoa, which causes diseases such as dysentery and meningocephalitis by drinking, swimming, or bathing in water contaminated with feces.