paraneoplasia par·a·ne·o·pla·sia (pār’ə-nē’ō-plā’zhə, -zhē-ə)
Hormonal, neurological, hematological, and other clinical and biochemical disturbances associated with malignant neoplasms but not directly related to invasion by the primary tumor or its metastases.
par’a·ne’o·plas’tic (-plās’tĭk) adj.
- Paraneoplastic syndrome
paraneoplastic syndrome n. A syndrome directly resulting from a malignant neoplasm but not from the presence of tumor cells in the affected parts.
paranephros par·a·neph·ros (pār’ə-něf’rŏs’) n. pl. par·a·neph·roi (-něf’roi’) See adrenal gland. par’a·neph’ric (-něf’rĭk) adj.
[pahr-ahng] /ˈpɑr ɑŋ/ noun 1. a large, heavy knife used as a tool or a weapon in Malaysia and Indonesia. /ˈpɑːræŋ/ noun 1. a short stout straight-edged knife used by the Dyaks of Borneo
[par-uh-nahy-truh-fee-nawl, -nol] /ˌpær əˌnaɪ trəˈfi nɔl, -nɒl/ noun 1. See under (def 2). [nahy-truh-fee-nawl, -nol] /ˌnaɪ trəˈfi nɔl, -nɒl/ noun, Chemistry. 1. any compound derived from by the replacement of one or more of its ring hydrogen atoms by the nitro group. 2. any of three water-soluble, crystalline isomers of such a derivative, having the […]