Flashcards in 3rd Quarter Pathology Test 4 Deck (122)
an abnormal new growth
Enclosed sac-like pouches that have a definite wall.Usually containing a liquid, solid, or semi-solid material
Types of cysts
abnormal sac-like pouch present on the ovary.
type of duarian cyst
duarian cyst also called...
a rare ovarian (duarian) cyst that contains a waxy tissue and other structures not normally foundex: teeth or hair follicles
an abnormal sac-like structure located on a oil gland
oil glands are also called
An increase in size of a body part or organ by an increase in size of the cells already present.Excessive growth
sebaccous cysts are also called...
an abnormal sac-like structure
types of hypertrophy
increase in size of a body part or organ due to increased functional demand
Breast tissue due to lactation. The increase in size of the female uterus in preparation of pregnancy.
an increase in size of a body part or organ due to disease
Wilm's tumor and brain tumor is an example of what?
a rare tumor of the kidney in children
increase in size of a body part or organ to compensate or make up for the loss of a similar or paired organ
increase in size of a body part or organ by an increase in the total number of cells making it up.
What type of change is hyperplasia?
Progressive tissue change
oat cell carcinoma is an example of
classifications of neoplasms
state of disease
types of states of disease (clinical)
A suffix of "oma" generally means that it is a _____________ tumorNOT ALWAYS
ALL malignant tumors left untreated will _______________
generally a suffix of sarcoma or carcinoma
malignant tumor of epithelial tissue occurring in persons 45-60