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a.1.Not malignant, as a disease; - used especially of tumors; as, a nonmalignant growth on the liver.
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In "( The Occupational Burden of Nonmalignant Respiratory Diseases: An Official American Thoracic Society and European Respiratory Society Statement," 13 clinical and research experts from the two respiratory societies analyzed scores of studies of the connections between occupational hazards and lung disease.
Comparison of Parameters in Malignant Ascites and Non-Malignant Ascites Ascitic Fluid Ascitic Fluid Malignant NonMalignant Parameters (Mean [+ or -] S.D) (Mean [+ or -] S.D) Age 47.5 [+ or -] 11.09 55.78 [+ or -] 10.82 Ascitic Albumi 2.38 [+ or -] 0.25 1.82 [+ or -] 0.67 Ascitic LDH 523.58 [+ or -] 127.62 142.56 [+ or -] 42.6 Serum Albumi 3.23 [+ or -] 0.27 3.94 [+ or -] 0.62 SAAG 0.85 [+ or -] 0.23 2.14 [+ or -] 0.49 SGOT 68.33 [+ or -] 24.5 28.72 [+ or -] 6.22 SGPT 65.20 [+ or -] 22.4 23.11 [+ or -] 7.43 Parameters P-value Age 0.052 Ascitic Albumi 0.003 Ascitic LDH <0.001 Serum Albumi 0.003 SAAG 0.004 SGOT <0.001 SGPT <0.001
She further said the service was not only limited to oncology patients but there was a small percentage of nonmalignant cases attended as consults from other services.
A cohort of clear cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC) tumours with paired nonmalignant tissues (n = 71), as well as unpaired tumours (n = 502), was processed by The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) Research Network (
In addition, the diagnostic value of ROMA was compared with that of tumor markers for differentiating between malignant adnexal tumor stage I according to FIGO and nonmalignant adnexal tumors and the differentiation of EOC from other nonmalignant adnexal tumors.
M2 PHARMA-August 7, 2017-Avelas Biosciences Starts Phase 2 Study of AVB-620 to Further Evaluate Fluorescent Signals in Malignant and Nonmalignant Tissue
According to the company, the Period 1 will have approximately 30 patients to evaluate conditions to achieve maximal differences in fluorescent signals between malignant and nonmalignant tissue.
With the above in mind, the aim of the present study was to perform a comparative evaluation of the diagnostic performance of classical RMIs 1-4 against modified RMIs (mRMIs) 1-4 (where CA125 is replaced with HE4) in the preoperative differentiation of malignant from nonmalignant adnexal tumors in premenopausal and postmenopausal patients.
CSCs can be identified (but not distinguished from nonmalignant stem cells) by their expression of various "sternness" markers including epithelial cell adhesion molecule (EpCAM), Oct-4, Nanog, and Notch and their presence within the tumor tissue compartment [5].
The facility, which has eight beds, treats patients with malignant and nonmalignant diseases of the blood including cancer and leukaemia.
What nonmalignant conditions can give rise to increased plasma CA19-9?