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carcino-

, carcin- (kar'si-nō, -sin'ō),
Cancer; crab.
[G. karkinos, crab, cancer]

carcin-, carcino-

prefix meaning "cancer": carcinelcosis, carcinogen.

carcino-

, carcin-
Combining forms meaning cancer; crab.
[G. karkinos, crab, cancer]

carcino-

, carcin- [Gr. karkinos, crab, ulcerating sore]
Prefixes meaning cancer.
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If the word is something like squamous cell carcino- ma-lung cancer there will begin a difficult discus- sion indeed.
1906 and popularized by Hayes Martin and still2 and it was the main surgical modality of metastatic cervical lymphadenopathy secondary to squamous cell carcino- ma (SCC) until the last third of the 20th century.