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Medical Term:

chemodectomatosis

Pronunciation: kē′mō-dek′tō-mă-to′sis

Definition: Multiple tumors of perivascular tissue of carotid body or presumed chemoreceptor type, which have been reported in the lungs as minute neoplasms.

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