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what are some examples of common cells where tumour arise

epithelium, mesenchymal, melanocystes, blood and related cells, CNS tumours

2

definition of papilloma

benign tumour of (non-glandular/non-secretory) epithelium

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definition of adenoma

glandular (secretory) epithelium

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definition of carcinoma

malignant epithelial tumours

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definition of adenocarcinoma

malignant epithelial tumours derived from glandular/ductular epithelium

6

what is the prefix for smooth muscle in tumour classification

leiomyo

7

what is the prefix for skeletal muscle in tumour classification

rhabdomyo

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what is the prefix for adipose in tumour classification

lipo

9

what is the prefix for blood vessel in tumour classification

angio

10

what is the prefix for cartilage in tumour classification

chondro

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what is the prefix for fibrous tissue in tumour classification

fibro

12

what suffix do all benign mesencheymal tumours have ?

- oma

13

definition for sarcoma

malignant mesenchymal tumour

14

what are some examples for CNS tumours

meningioma, astrocytoma (gliobastoma multiforme), oligoendroglioma, ependymoma, medullobastoma

15

what are the 2 subtype of germ cell tumours

seminomatous & non-seminomatous germ cells tumour

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what are some example of germ cell tumours

seminomatous (seminoma) & non-seminomatous germ cells tumour (teratoma)

17

what are embryonal tumours

occur in v.young

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what are some examples of embryonal tumours

retinoblastoma, nephroblastoma, neuroblastoma, hepatoblastoma

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what are some examples of malignant tumours with benign names

melanoma, mesothelioma, myeloma, lymphoma