metastasis
Usage note
The plural of “metastasis” is “metastases.”
metastasis
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (medicine)
a. la metástasis
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Juan had to undergo chemotherapy to curb his tumor's metastasis.Juan tuvo que someterse a quimioterapia para poner freno a la metástasis de su tumor.
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metastasis [mɪˈtæstəsɪs]
noun
metastases (plural) [mɪˈtæstəsiːz] metástasis (f)
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metástasis
metástasis
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (medicine)
a. metastasis
Los médicos diagnosticaron que el paciente que sufre de cáncer no muestra señales de metástasis.The doctors diagnosed that the patient with cancer shows no signs of metastasis.
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metástasis
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (medicine)
a. metastasis
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metástasis
metastasis
Una vez que esta difusión o metástasis se ha producido, la extirpación del tumor será inútil enfermas que volvían a tener metástasis después de haber seguido un tratamiento convencional
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