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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Apparent diffusion coefficient mapping of salivary gland tumors: prediction of the benignancy and malignancy.
The ultrasound characteristics of thyroid nodules indeterminate for benignancy or malignancy, termed "borderline features" include hypoechogenicity; predominant central vascularity; and macro calcifications, like egg shell calcifications and intranodular macro calcifications2.
Chitosan has been routinely used in membrane preparation due to its abundance, hydrophilicity and environmental benignancy, which can be modified by hydroxylation and amination reactions [2, 8-12].