tumor

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enlargement of bones of hands and feet and face; often accompanied by headache and muscle pain and emotional disturbances; caused by overproduction of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary gland (due to a tumor) acromegalia , acromegaly
malignant tumor originating in glandular epithelium adenocarcinoma , glandular cancer , glandular carcinoma
benign epithelial tumor of glandular origin adenoma
malignant renal tumor of young children characterized by hypertension and blood in the urine and the presence of a palpable mass adenomyosarcoma , embryoma of the kidney , nephroblastoma , Wilms' tumor , Wilms tumour
tumor consisting of fatty tissue adipose tumor , lipoma
loss of structural differentiation within a cell or group of cells often with increased capacity for multiplication, as in a malignant tumor anaplasia
tumor consisting of a mass of blood or lymphatic vessels angioma
class of drugs that block the action of tumor necrosis factor (TNF); used in cases of rheumatoid arthritis because TNF instigates inflammation of the joints anti-TNF compound
tumor that is not a danger benign
tumor that is not cancerous benign tumor , benign tumour , nonmalignant neoplasm , nonmalignant tumor , nonmalignant tumour
tumor composed of immature undifferentiated cells blastocytoma , blastoma , embryonal carcinosarcoma
tumor in the brain brain tumor , brain tumour
cell that is part of a malignant tumor cancer cell
any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream cancer , malignant neoplastic disease
small tumor (benign or malignant) arising from the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract; usually associated with excessive secretion of serotonin carcinoid
any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer carcinoma
cancerous tumor carcinoma
tumor of connective tissues, malignant carcinoma , sarcoma
abdominal tumor celioma
common benign tumor of cartilage cells chondroma
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