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Flashcards in Cancer Classification Deck (10):
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Carcinoma

Malignant neoplasia of epithelial origin

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Sarcoma

Originating in connective or supportive tissue

3

Chondro-

Cartilage

4

Leiomyo-

Smooth muscle

5

Rhabdomyo-

Skeletal muscle

6

Fibro-

Fibrous tissue

7

Angio-

Blood vessels

8

Lipo-

Adipose tissue

9

Myeloma

Originating in plasma cells

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Leukaema

Cancer of bone marrow