Krukenberg tumor

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Medical Definition of Krukenberg tumor

Krukenberg tumor: A tumor of the ovary that is caused by the spread of metastatic cancer of the gastrointestinal tract, characteristically from the stomach.


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Reviewed on 6/9/2016

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