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What type of epithelium lines the blood vessels and alveoli of the lungs as well as the bowman's capsule and loop of henle?

Simple SQUAMOUS

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What type of epithelium lines the oral cavity, oesophagus, anus, cervix, vagina, glans penis and cornea?

Stratified SQUAMOUS epithelium

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What type of epithelium lines the skin?

Stratified, Keratinising Squamous Epithelium

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What type of epithelium lines the stomach and colon?

Simple GLANDULAR Epithelium

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Benign tumour of Surface (non-glandular / non secretory epithelium )

Papilloma

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Papilloma

Benign tumour of surface (non glandular / non secretory) epithelium

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Adenoma

Benign tumour of glandular (secretory) epithelium

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Benign tumour of Glandular (secretory / ductal ) epithelium

Adenoma

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Benign tumour of squamous epithelium

Squamous cell papilloma

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Squamous cell papilloma

Benign tumour of sqaumous cell papilloma

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Bening tumour of ductal epithelium of the pancreas?

Pacreatic cystadenoma

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Pancreatic cystadenoma?

Benign tumour of ductal epithelium of the pancreas

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Malignant epithelial tumours

Carcinoma

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Squamous cell carcinoma

Malignant epithelial tumour derived from surface epithelia

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Malignant epithelial tumours derived from glandular / ductal epithelium

Adenocarcinoma

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Adenocarcinoma

Malignant epithelial tumours derived from glandular / ductal epithelium

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Benign epithelial tumour of stratifies squamous epithelium (e.g.skin, oropharynx, anus, cervix)

Squamous Cell Papilloma

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Benign epithelial tumour of basal cells of the skin

Basal cell papilloma

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Benign epithelial tumour of the transitional epithelium of the bladder?

Transitional cell papilloma

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Benign glandular epithelial tumour of liver?

Liver cell adenoma

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Liver cell adenoma

Benign glandular epithelial tumour of liver

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Glandular epithelium of thyroid

follicular adenoma

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Malignant tumour of stratified squamous epithelium

Squamous cell carcinoma

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Malignant tumour of basal cells of skin

Basal cell carcinoma

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Malignant tumour of transitional epithelium of bladder

Transitional cell carcinoma

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Malignant tumour of glandular epithelium of colon

colonic adenocarcinoma

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Malignant tumour of glandular epithelium of breast

Breast adenocarcinoma

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breast adenocarcinoma

Malignant tumour of glandular epithelium of breast

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colonic adenocarcinoma

Malignant tumour of Glandular epithelium of colon

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What suffix do all benign mesenchymal tumours have

-OMA

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benign tumour of bone

osteoma

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osteoma

benign tumour of bone

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benign tumour of smooth muscle

leiomyoma

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benign tumour of skeletal muscle

rhabdomyoma

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rhabdomyoma

benign tumour of skeletal muscle

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lipoma

bening tumour of adipose tissue

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benign tumour of adipose tissue

lipoma

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benign tumour of blood vessel

angioma

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angioma

benign tumour of blood vessel

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benign tumour of cartilage

chondroma

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chondroma

benign tumour of cartilage

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fibroma

benign tumour of fibrous tissue

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benign tissue of fibrous tissue

fibroma

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What are malignant mesenchymal tumours called

sarcomas

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Malignant tumour of smooth muscle

Leiomyosarcoma

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Malignant tumour of skeletal muscle

Rhabdomyosarcoma

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Malignant tumour of adipose tissue

Liposarcoma

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Malignant tumour of blood vessels

angiosarcoma

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Malignant tumour of bone

osteosarcoma

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Malignant tumour of cartilage

chondro sarcoma

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Chondrosarcoma

Malignant tumour of cartilage

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Osteosarcoma

Malignant tumour of bone

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Angiosarcoma

Malignant tumour of blood vessels

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Liposarcoma

Malignant tumour of adipose tissue

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Rhabdomyosarcoma

Malignant tumour of skeletal muscle

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Leiomyosarcoma

Malignant tumour of smooth muscle

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Melanocytic Nevus

Benign tumour of melanocytes

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benign tumour of melanocytes

melanocytic nevus

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Malignant tumour of melanocytes

melanoma

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melanoma

malignant tumour of melanocytes

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Leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma

malignant tumour of blood cells

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what type of tumour is a Teratoma

Non-seminomatous germ cell tumour

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What suffix do embryonal tumours have?

-Blastoma

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Pleomorphic salivary adenoma

Benign salivary gland tumour

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Ovarian carcinosarcoma

malignant tumour of ovaries

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Melanoma

Malignant tumour of skin (although has a benign name)

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Mesothelioma

Malignant cancer of mesothelial tissue
(can be confusing as it has benign name)

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Myeloma

Malignant cancer of plasma cells
(can be confusing as it has a benign name)

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Lymphoma

malignant cancer of lymphatics
(can be confusing as it has a benign name)

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Name 4 malignant tumours with benign names

1) Melanoma
2) Mesothelioma
3) Myeloma
4) Lymphoma

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Hamartoma

non neoplastic overgrowth of normal tissue

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Choristoma

AKA Heterotropic rests.
Nodules of organ parenchyma in another organ.

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Nodules of organ parenchyma in another organ

Choristoma

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non-neoplastic overgrowth of normal tissue

hamartoma