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oncology (s) (noun) (usually no plural)
The branch of medical science dealing with malignant diseases, including the origin, development, diagnosis, and treatment of tumors and deadly cancer.
This entry is located in the following units: -ology, -logy, -ologist, -logist (page 50) onco-, oncho-, -oncus (page 2)
Word Entries containing the term: “oncology
chrono-oncology
An anticancer treatment based on the timing of drug administration.
This entry is located in the following units: chrono-, chron- (page 4) -ology, -logy, -ologist, -logist (page 15) onco-, oncho-, -oncus (page 1)
psycho-oncology
The psychological aspects of the treatment and management of a patient with cancer; it combines elements of psychiatry, psychology, and medicine with special concern for the psychosocial needs of the patient and his/her family.