benign


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characterized by kindness and concern for others

indicative of future success or full of promise

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not dangerous to health

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pleasant and beneficial in nature or influence

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kindness of disposition or manner

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But the genetics of these lesions presented a clearer picture: in most cases, BRAF mutations, most often the V600E mutation seen in the benign lesions, were accompanied by additional pathogenic mutations, but not the full set observed in invasive melanoma.
Because hallucinations progress, the concept of benign hallucinations is prognostically misleading," Dr.
This is a case report of a massive peripheral intrathoracic lesion suspicious for a malignant neoplasm studied by FDG PET and found to be benign, leading to a curative resection.
Extracts of the saw palmetto berry may not ease the symptoms of a benign enlarged prostate, as earlier studies concluded.
Ghosh focused her new study on cohort members who were younger than age 50 when they were diagnosed with benign breast disease because breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in women aged 18-49 years.
The patents provide protection for ASCEND's transdermal approach to the treatment of chronic conditions like benign breast disease, and solidify the company's proprietary technology position within the breast health therapy market.
Currently under investigation for the treatment of both benign and malignant breast conditions, TamoGel is a new estrogen inhibitor formulated as a gel for transdermal delivery to the breast.
James Reilly, a guest scientist with Brookhaven National Laboratory's Department of Energy Sciences and Technology in Upton, New York, is part of a team working to find new alloys for use as electrodes--alloys that will last longer and that use more benign substances.
DIAGNOSIS: For a band that's been together only a year, Benign is creating quite a stir.
Their argument that benign neglect be abandoned was instrumental in changing the currency policy.
Film star Nicole Kidman, wife of actor Tom Cruise, had a benign ovarian cyst removed last week in Los Angeles.
Benign tumors do not spread to or invade other parts of the body.
Women who have had hysterectomies for the removal of benign ovarian cysts experience five times the number of complications as women who have the same diagnosis but no hysterectomy, researchers reported in a recent Journal of Women's Health.
Adolescent diet and incidence of proliferative benign breast disease.
Benign fibroblastic polyps of the colon: a histologic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural study.