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car'cinoid syn"drome



Pathol.
the systemic effects, including flushing, palpitations, diarrhea, and cramps, resulting from increased blood levels of serotonin secreted by a carcinoid. Also called car•ci•noi•do•sis Pronunciation: (kär"su-noi-dō'sis). [key]

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