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Teratocarcinoma/Teratoma

Malignant tumor of the testicle or ovary- from germ cells/Benighn tumor

2

Name the types of tissues that fall under the category of an adenocarcinoma.

1. Ovary-modified mesothelium
2. Lower alimentary tract-columnar epithelium
3. Upper respiratory tract-columnar epithelium
4. Lung-columnar epithelium and alveolar epithelium
5. Lining of the glands/ducts
6. Glands
7. Skin-Adnexal cells

3

Malignant and benign tumor of squamous epithelium of skin.

Squamous cell carcinoma
Papilloma

4

Malignant and benign tumor of chondrocytes in cartilage.

Chondrosarcoma
Chondroma

5

Rhabdomyosarcoma/Rhabdomyoma

Malignant tumor of skeletal muscle/ Benign tumor

6

Malignant and benign tumor of blood vessels.

Hemangiosarcoma/Hemangioma

7

Leiomyosarcoma/Leiomyoma

Malignant and benign tumor of smooth muscle

8

Mesothelioma

Malignant tumor of mesothelial cells of the mesothelium

9

Malignant/benign tumor of the hepatocytes of the liver.

Hepatocellular carcinoma/Hepatoma