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carcinomatosis

 [kahr″sĭ-no″mah-to´sis]
the condition of widespread dissemination of cancer throughout the body.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

car·ci·no·ma·to·sis

(kar'si-nō-mă-tō'sis),
A condition resulting from widespread dissemination of carcinoma in multiple sites in various organs or tissues of the body; sometimes also used in relation to involvement of a relatively large region of the body.
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carcinomatosis

(kär′sə-nō′mə-tō′sĭs)
n.
A pathological condition characterized by the presence of carcinomas that have metastasized to many parts of the body.
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carcinomatosis

Carcinosis Oncology An end-stage condition characterized by disseminated, fulminant extension of metastatic CA. See Metastatic carcinoma.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

car·ci·no·ma·to·sis

(kahrsi-nōmă-tōsis)
Widespread dissemination of carcinoma in various organs or tissues of the body.
Synonym(s): carcinosis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

carcinomatosis

The state of widespread distribution of CANCER throughout the body occurring at a late stage in many cancers.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

car·ci·no·ma·to·sis

(kahrsi-nōmă-tōsis)
A condition resulting from widespread dissemination of carcinomas in multiple sites in various organs or tissues of the body.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012