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Benign neoplasm

What is a benign neoplasm? Benign neoplasm is a medical term used to describe a non-cancerous type of tumour. It is a descriptive term that includes many different types of non-cancerous tumours. Benign neoplasms can start anywhere in the body and the specific type of tumour depends on the kind of cells found inside the …
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Benign

What does benign mean? In pathology, benign is used to describe a non-cancerous growth such as a tumour. It can also be used to describe normal tissue. The opposite of benign is malignant. Benign tumours A benign tumour is a large group of non-cancerous¬†cells that are growing faster than the normal cells around them.¬†Because they …
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