lymphosarcoma

lymphosarcoma

[lim-foh-sahr-koh-muh]
noun Pathology.
a malignant tumor in lymphatic tissue, caused by the growth of abnormal lymphocytes.

Origin:
1870–75; < Neo-Latin; see lympho-, sarcoma

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lymphosarcoma lym·pho·sar·co·ma (lĭm'fō-sär-kō'mə)
n.
A diffuse malignant lymphoma.

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