noncancerous

noncancerous

(ˌnɒnˈkænsərəs)
adj
1. (Medicine) (of tissue) not cancerous, benign
2. (Medicine) (of a patient) not having cancer
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Nasal polyps are soft, painless, noncancerous growths on the lining of your nasal passages or sinuses.
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5-fold values of the median expression value in noncancerous tissue samples of each organ were used as cut-off values to dichotomize the NEIL1, NEIL2, and NEIL3 expression values in the cancer cases, respectively, cancers with reduced NEIL1 expression, reduced NEIL2 expression, and elevated NEIL3 expression were detected in 31.
The unique two-year arrangement will allow patients to be treated with everolimus which treats certain types of advanced renal, pancreatic and breast cancers and noncancerous brain and kidney tumours.
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