benign tumor

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Noun1.benign tumor - a tumor that is not cancerousbenign tumor - a tumor that is not cancerous  
neoplasm, tumor, tumour - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
adenoma - a benign epithelial tumor of glandular origin
chondroma - a common benign tumor of cartilage cells
enchondroma - benign slow-growing tumor of cartilaginous cells at the ends of tubular bones (especially in the hands and feet)
fibroma - nonmalignant tumor of connective tissue
myoma - a benign tumor composed of muscle tissue
myxoma - a benign tumor of connective tissue containing jellylike material
neurinoma - tumor (usually benign) of the sheath surrounding a nerve
osteoblastoma - benign tumor of bone and fibrous tissue; occurs in the vertebrae or femur or tibia or arm bones (especially in young adults)
osteochondroma - benign tumor containing both bone and cartilage; usually occurs near the end of a long bone
osteoma - a slow growing benign tumor of consisting of bone tissue; usually on the skull or mandible
papillary tumor, papillary tumour, papilloma, villoma - a benign epithelial tumor forming a rounded mass
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Syringocystadenoma papilliferum is a benign neoplasm with apocrine differentiation and presents as a papule or plaque on the head and neck.
Haemangioma is the most common primary benign neoplasm of spleen [3] and usually represents as a small, localised tumour.
Schwannomas typically manifest as a single benign neoplasm.
Results of cytologic examination revealed scattered spindle cells, with minimal atypical findings and no mitotic figures, admixed in a background of red blood cells, suggestive of mesenchymal benign neoplasm.
AML is a benign neoplasm arising most often in the kidney although it has been described in a wide variety of sites.
The analysis examined concordance to the general category (malignant neoplasm, benign neoplasm, and benign entities), as well as the specific reference interpretation (subtyping of the neoplasm as ACC).
70, Other benign neoplasm of skin of unspecified lower limb, including hip.
Parotid gland diseases in the patients in the study (n = 320) Pathology n (%) Benign neoplasm 306 (95.
Granular Cell Tumor (GCT) is a usually benign neoplasm that is most often found in the head and neck region, usually in the oropharynx.
Myxoma is a benign neoplasm of mesenchymal cells producing a myxomatous matrix.
Serous Cyst adenoma was the most common benign neoplasm and Serous-cyst adenocarcinoma was the most common malignant neoplasm found in our study.
1% of all odontogenic tumors) benign neoplasm composed by varying amounts of inactive-looking odontogenic epithelium embedded in a neoplastic mature and fibrous stroma.

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