May 29, 2014

Monoclonal Antibody (mAb)

An antibody that is directed against one specific protein (antigen).
May 29, 2014

Metastatic Work-up

A group of tests including bone scans, x-rays and blood tests, to ascertain whether cancer has spread throughout the body, or metastasized.
May 29, 2014

Metastasize

A verb that indicates cancer has spread to other parts of the body such as the bones or lymph nodes.
May 29, 2014

Metastasis

The spread of cancer, by way of the blood stream or lymphatic system, beyond the boundaries of the organ or structure where the cancer originated. (Metastases […]
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