TITLE

paraneoplastic syndromes

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1592
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term paraneoplastic syndromes is presented. The term refers to the indirect effects of cancers, such as metabolic disturbances or hormonal excesses produced by chemicals released by tumor cells. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21239477

 

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