terminal cancer

Pronunciation: (TER-mih-nul KAN-ser)

Cancer that cannot be cured and leads to death. Also called end-stage cancer.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Date last modified: 2015-09-16End-of-Life Care for People Who Have CancerPlanning the Transition to End-of-Life Care in Advanced CancerLos cuidados al final de la vida de personas con cáncerPlanificar la transición para la atención del cáncer avanzado en la etapa final de la vida