capsular invasion

Tumour capsule

What is a tumour capsule? A tumour capsule is a layer of tissue that separates a tumour from the surrounding, normal tissue. A capsule may be present around both benign (non-cancerous) and malignant (cancerous) tumours. However, not all tumours will be separated from the surrounding normal tissue by a capsule. Tumours that do not have …
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