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ec·tog·e·nous

 (ĕk-tŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
1. Exogenous.
2. Able to live and develop outside a host, as certain pathogenic microorganisms do.
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For the tumor's ectogenous growth tumor and complete amicula, away from the pancreatic duct and important pancreatic blood vessels, enucleation was carried out in 10 cases.