benignancy


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be·nig·nan·cy

 (bĭ-nĭg′nən-sē)
n. pl. be·nig·nan·cies
Benignity.
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Noun1.benignancy - the quality of being kind and gentlebenignancy - the quality of being kind and gentle
good, goodness - moral excellence or admirableness; "there is much good to be found in people"
malignance, malignancy, malignity - quality of being disposed to evil; intense ill will

benignancy

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3) Based on morphology and benignancy versus malignancy, they can be subdivided into schwannomas, neurofibromas, and malignant PNSTs.
In this situation, the standard for benignancy is the expected appearance of developing neurosensory retina, a relatively obscure reference tissue.
Pulmonary cavitary nodules on computed tomography: Differentiation of malignancy and benignancy.