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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Inmunodeficiente

Immunocompromised (IH-myoo-noh-KOM-proh-mized)
Having a weakened immune system caused by certain diseases or treatments.



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