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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Cirugía radioinmunoguiada

Radioimmunoguided surgery (RAY-dee-oh-IH-myoo-noh-GIDE-ed SER-juh-ree)
A procedure that uses radioactive substances to locate tumors so that they can be removed by surgery.



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