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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Anticuerpo contra el ACE

Anti-CEA antibody (AN-tee AN-tee-BAH-dee)
An antibody against carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA), a protein present on certain types of cancer cells.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.