benign tumor

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The vast majority of patients (306) had benign neoplasms, and 14 patients had malignant neoplasms (Table 1).
Myxoma is a benign neoplasm which usually occurs in heart.
The long-term debate as to whether AOT is an anomalous developmental hamartomatous growth or a true benign neoplasm has not been settled and it likely n ever will be.
Effective communication and collaboration with their pathology colleagues can assist the clinician in avoidance of unnecessarily aggressive treatment of this benign neoplasm.
Of the 50 patients examined and submitted to FNAB, 18 patients (36%) had benign neoplasms (BN), 13 patients (26%) had non-neoplastic proliferative lesions (NNPL), 11 patients (22%) had malignant lesions (ML), seven patients (14%) showed an inflammatory process (IP) and one patient (2%) had reactive lesion (RL).
The histological diagnosis is the basis for treatment and prognosis of these patients; given that myxoid liposarcoma is highly uncommon, frequently benign neoplasms are considered with small biopsies.
2), benign neoplasm of the skin of the trunk (code 216.
Inverted papilloma is a rare benign neoplasm that usually originates in the lateral nasal wall.
It represents a benign neoplasm of uncertain histogenesis, which often infiltrates through medullary spaces, and is characterized by certain histologic features, notably, the absence of mitotic figures.
Odontogenic fibroma is a benign neoplasm that presents as a painless expansion of the cortical plates.
KEY WORDS: Intra-articular synovial lipoma; Arthroscopy; Knee joint; Benign neoplasm.
Lipomas are the commonest benign neoplasm, but they have been considered very unusual growths in the mouth.
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