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 […]
[par-uh-noi-uh] /ˌpær əˈnɔɪ ə/ noun 1. Psychiatry. a mental disorder characterized by systematized delusions and the projection of personal conflicts, which are ascribed to the supposed hostility of others, sometimes progressing to disturbances of consciousness and aggressive acts believed to be performed in self-defense or as a mission. 2. baseless or excessive suspicion of the […]