tumor

An uncontrolled growth of tissue or tissues.
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tumor

[n] - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
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Tumor

Mass of tissue formed by a new growth of cells, can be either benign or malignant.
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Tumor

Tumor: An abnormal mass of tissue. Tumors are a classic sign of inflammation, and can be benign or malignant (cancerous). There are dozens of different types of tumors. Their names usually reflect the kind of tissue they arise in, and may also tell you something about their shape or how they grow. For example, a medulloblastoma is a tumor that aris
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tumor

Alternative (USA) spelling of tumour.
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tumor

Synonym for tumour ... 1. <oncology> An abnormal mass of tissue that results from excessive cell division that is uncontrolled and progressive, also called a neoplasm. Tumours perform no useful body function. They may be either benign (not cancerous) or malignant. ... 2. Swelling, one of the cardinal signs of inflammations, morbid enlargement
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tumor

tumour noun an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
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tumor

(too┬┤mәr) swelling or morbid enlargement; this is one of the cardinal signs of inflammation. a new growth of tissue in which cell multiplication is uncontrolled and progressive. Their growth is faster than that of normal tissue, continuing after cessation of the stimuli that first evoked the growth, ...
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Tumor

• (n.) Affected pomp; bombast; swelling words or expressions; false magnificence or sublimity. • (n.) A morbid swelling, prominence, or growth, on any part of the body; especially, a growth produced by deposition of new tissue; a neoplasm.
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Tumor

A tumor or tumour is commonly used as a synonym for a neoplasm (a solid or fluid-filled (cystic) lesion that may or may not be formed by an abnormal growth of neoplastic cells) that appears enlarged in size. Tumor is not synonymous with cancer. While cancer is by definition malignant, a tumor can be benign, pre-malignant, or malignant, or can repr
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tumor

An abnormal mass of tissue that forms when cells in a specific area reproduce at an increased rate. Tumors, also known as neoplasms, may be malignant (cancerous) or benign (non-cancerous). They may present as a lump, by local compression effects (especially with brain tumor), by bleeding (gastrointe...
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Tumor

An abnormal growth of tissue that grows quicker than normal cells and will continue to grow if not treated. Tumors can affect any part of the body and can affect the outcome of pregnancy if not carefully monitored. Synonym(s): Neoplasm
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tumor

tumor: see neoplasm.
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tumor

Type: Term Pronunciation: tū′mŏr Definitions: 1. Any swelling or tumefaction. 2. One of the four signs of inflammation (t., calor, dolor, rubor) enunciated by Celsus. Synonyms: neoplasm
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TUMOR

A large nodule, or obvious cancerous mass.
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Tumor

An abnormal growth of cells or tissues. Tumors may be benign (noncancerous) or malignant (cancerous).
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Tumor

Solid, firm lesions typically > 2 cm that can be above, level with, or beneath the skin surface. Also known as a mass. Skin tumors, unlike plaques, are solid lesions extending deeper and into the dermis.
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tumor

An abnormal mass of tissue that results when cells divide more than they should or do not die when they should. Tumors may be benign (not cancer), or malignant (cancer). Also called neoplasm.
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TUMOR

an abnormal growth of cells. Tumors may be malignant (cancerous) or benign (harmless).
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Tumor

Tissue growth where the cells that make up the tissue have multiplied uncontrollably. A tumor can be benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous).
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tumor

An abnormal mass of tissue that results from excessive cell division. Tumors perform no useful body function. They may be benign (not cancerous) or malignant (cancerous).
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Tumor

An abnormal mass of tissue that results from excessive cell division that is uncontrolled and progre
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Tumor

An abnormal mass of tissue that results from excessive cell division that is uncontrolled and progre
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Tumor

An abnormal mass of tissue that results from excessive cell division that is uncontrolled and progre
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Tumor

An abnormal mass of tissue. Tumors are a classic sign of inflammation, and can be benign or malignan
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