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multifocal

 [mul″tĭ-fo´k'l]
arising from or pertaining to many sites or locations.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mul·ti·fo·cal

(mŭl'tē-fō'kăl),
Relating to or arising from many foci.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

multifocal

(mŭl′tə-fō′kəl)
adj.
Relating to or arising from many foci.
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multifocal

Multicentric adjective Having many points of origin, as in a multifocal cancer with a primary tumor and scattered satellites of cancer in surrounding tissues
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

mul·ti·fo·cal

(mŭl'tē-fō'kăl)
Relating to or arising from many foci.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Multifocal

Having many focal points. In progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy, it means that damage caused by the disease occurs at multiple sites.
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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