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oncogenesis

 [ong″ko-jen″ĕ-sis]
the production or causation of tumors; called also tumorigenesis. adj., adj oncogenet´ic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

on·co·gen·e·sis

(ong'kō-jen'ĕ-sis),
Origin and growth of a neoplasm.
[onco- + G. genesis, production]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

oncogenesis

(ŏn′kō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, ŏng′-)
n.
The formation and development of tumors.
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on·co·gen·e·sis

(on'kō-jen'ĕ-sis)
Origin and growth of a neoplasm.
[onco- + G. genesis, production]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

oncogenesis

The process of the origination of a tumour.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

oncogenesis

the induction of cancer, sometimes by an ONCOGENE.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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