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This term literally means "new growth".

Neoplasia(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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An abnormal mass of tissue the growth of which exceeds and is uncoordinated with that of the normal tissues and persists in the same excessive manner after the cessation of stimuli which evoked the change.

Neoplasm(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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Study of tumors.

Oncology(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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Benign or malignant?Localized

Benign(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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Benign or malignant?Amenable to surgical removal

Benign(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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Benign or malignant?Invades and destroys adjacent tissues.

Malignant(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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What are the two basic components of tumors?

Parenchyma and Stroma(TOPNOTCH)

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Benign or malignant?Metastasis

Malignant(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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This component of tumors largely determines its biologic behavior.

Parenchyma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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This component of tumors determines the name of the growth.

Parenchyma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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This component of tumors is crucial to the growth of neoplasms since it carries the blood supply and provides support to the growth of cells.

Stroma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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Benign or malignant?Fibroma

Benign(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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Benign or malignant?Chondroma

Benign(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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Benign or malignant?Adenoma

Benign(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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Benign or malignant?Hepatoma

Malignant(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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Benign or malignant?Papilloma

Benign(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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Malignant neoplasms arising in mesenchymal tissue or its derivatives.

Sarcomas(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.175

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Benign tumor arising in fibrous tissue is called?

Fibroma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.175

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A benign cartilagenous tumor is called?

Chondroma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.175

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This is a benign epithelial neoplasm which produces glandular patterns or neoplasms derived from glands but not necessarily exhibit glandular patterns

Adenoma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.175

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These are benign epithelial neoplasms, growing on any surface that produce microscopic or macroscopic finger-like fronds.

Papillomas(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.174

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A mass that projects above a mucosal surface to form a macroscopically visible structure.

Polyps(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.175

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A cancer of fibrous tissue origin.

Fibrosarcoma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.175

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Malignant neoplasms of epithelial cell origin.

Carcinoma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.175

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Carcinoma of squamous cell origin.

Squamous cell carcinoma(TOPNOTCH)

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Carcinoma of squamous cell origin.

Squamous cell carcinoma(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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Benign or malignant?Lymphoma

Malignant(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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Benign or malignant?Seminoma

Malignant(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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The extent to which neoplastic cells resemble their normal forebears morphologically and functionally.

Differentiation(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.176

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This is considered a hallmark of malignancy, which literally means "to form backward".

Anaplasia(TOPNOTCH)Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th Ed p.177