When a tumor is described as benign what does that mean?
A benign tumor is one that remains confined to its original site; it does not metastasize, or spread. Another word for a benign tumour is onenon-cancerous.
Benign is the opposite of malignant
i think what you mean is a benign tumor, which is a type of tumor that does not spread to other parts of the body i think what you mean here is a benign tumor, which is a type of tumor that does not spread to other bodily part and is only localised to one spot. it is usually not a big concern
When a tumor is benign, it means that it does not have the ability to invade the other cells in the body. Moles and warts are examples of such tumors.
Do you mean adenoma? An adenoma is a benign tumor.
A benign brain tumor is a non-cancerous tumor in the brain.
Benign means, harmless, like a benign tumor, or kindness, like "ah to be young and benign" or to resemble someone like "you benign god"
A benign tumor does not spread. If a tumor spreads, it is malignant.
An osteoma is a benign tumor of bone. Osteosarcoma is a cancerous bone tumor.
Thymoma is a benign tumor of the thymus.
A benign tumor is a non-cancerous tumor, whereas a malignant tumor is cancerous. Some benign tumors can become cancerous. That is the similarity.
Leiomyoma is the benign tumor; leiomyosarcoma would be the malignant tumor.
Luckily, the tumor was benign.
An adnoma is a benign tumor of a gland.
Pituitary adenoma is a benign tumor of the pituitary.
A myoma is a benign muscle tumor.
Its a malignant tumor.
If you mean, "What is the worst : malignant or benign cancer?" the answer is Malignant. If a person has a tumor for instance, in the benign state it is virtually harmless, it means that the tumor would not be cancerous, but, when a tumor is malignant that means cancer has developed and is spreading to other parts/cells in the body. Hope that helps!
The word benign means that a disease or tumor is not harmful or not cancerous. The phrase less benign would mean that it is not cancer and not harmful so it does not need to further treatment.
One kind of adrenal tumor that is often benign is a pheochromocytoma.
A Benign tumor
Adenoma Adenoma means a benign tumor of glandular origin.
Yes. Unlike benign tumors in most other parts of the body, a benign tumor in the brain can be life-threatening.
Benign is a type of cancer. When a tumor is benign it is harmless to the host.
A malignant tumor is cancerous and is likely to be more harmful than a benign tumor.
A malignant tumor is a cancerous tumor. A benign tumor is one that isn't harmful to the person that has the tumor.
Osteoma A benign bone tumor is an abnormal growth of noncancerous cells.
What is the medical term meaning Benign brain tumor that occurs in the membranes that surround the brain?
Meningioma is a benign tumor of the meninges.
A uterine myoma or fibroid is a benign muscle tumor in the uterus.
A fibroma is a benign fibrous tumor of the connective tissue.
Neuroma is the medical term meaning benign tumor of a nerve.
The tumor they removed had no cancer, it was benign. His actions were benign, he posed no threat to anyone.
What is the Icd-9 code for benign tumor of the midbrain
A benign peripheral nerve sheath tumor is a schwannoma or neurofibroma.
A lipoma is a benign tumor of fat cells.
The word benign means good while malignant means badly born. A benign tumor is not very serious and made be removed if it is in the wrong place but otherwise it causes no harm. A malignant tumor must be removed as it may spread and cause great harm.
A leiomyoma, myoma, or (in common terms) fibroid is a benign tumor of the uterus. These are muscular benign tumors of the uterine wall, and are very common.
"we were so happy to find out that John's tumour was benign" Luckily, the tumor was benign.
A malignant tumor is cancerous; a benign tumor is not. The farmer described the soil damage done by the drought as "malignant". Citizens wanted to rid their city of its malignant crime statistics.
In medical "Lipoma" is a benign tumor of adipose tissue (cell that contain fat).
Lymphangioma is a benign tumor comprising lymphatic vessels.
The tumor was benign; it was not harmful for now.
It is a benign (the good kind) tumor made of fat tissue
malignancy tumor or benign tumor report can be find out .
A benign tumor. Malignant tumors metastasize.
From what I have learned, a benign-tumor is a type of tumor that remains encapsulated and does not spread. While there are cancerous tumors, such ans brain tumors that do not spread and are encapsulated, the most common answer to this question is Benign Tumor.
A tumor was removed from Billy's lung, but thankfully it was benign.
A benign tumor is one that remains confined to its original site; it does not metastasize, or spread. Another word for a benign tumour is onenon-cancerous. So its good news to hear that a tumour is benign. The literal meaning of the word is 'kind'.
There is no such thing as a demold tumor. Perhaps what was meant is a desmoid tumor, which is, usually just a benign cyst.