Benign Tumors

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Mucinous Cystadenoma
... Mucinous cystadenoma is a type of tumor in the cystadenoma grouping ... Endometrioid cystadenoma Appendix mucinous cystadenoma (See cystadenoma ) Ovarian tumors comprise one group of mucinous cystadenomas ... Epithelial tumors (65-75%) - serous or mucinous cystadenoma/carcinoma, clear cell carcinoma, Brenner tumor 2 ...
Benign Tumor
... A benign tumor is a tumor that lacks the ability to metastasize ... Common examples of benign tumors include moles and uterine fibroids ... The term "benign" implies a mild and nonprogressive disease ...
Pleomorphic Adenoma - Treatment
... the mainstay of the treatment for salivary gland tumor is surgical resection ... surgical technique and the support for additional adjuvant radiotherapy depends on whether the tumor is malignant or benign ... Surgical treatment of parotid gland tumors is sometimes difficult, partly because of the anatomical relationship of the facial nerve and the parotid lodge, but also through ...

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