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  • tumor
  • Neoplasm is an abnormal growth of tissue which, if it forms a mass, is commonly referred to as a tumor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Secondary neoplasm refers to any of a class of cancerous tumor that is either a metastatic offshoot of a primary tumor, or an apparently unrelated tumor that increases in frequency following certain cancer treatments such as chemotherapy or radiotherapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Current English, however, both medical and non-medical, uses tumor as a synonym for a neoplasm (a solid or fluid-filled cystic lesion that may or may not be formed by an abnormal growth of neoplastic cells) that appears enlarged in size. (wikipedia.org)
  • A urogenital neoplasm is a tumor of the urogenital system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Endometrial
  • According to one article, there was no difference in the overall survival of women with unsuspected uterine malignancy with or without endometrial cancer between laparotomic myomectomy group and laparoscopic myomectomy group. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cancer
  • Since April 2014 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has discouraged its use for uterine procedures, issuing a warning that morcellators may spread occult cancer in the course of fibroid removal. (wikipedia.org)
  • The FDA says that it has known for some time that the morcellators could spread uterine cancer, but the recent[vague] attention given to the subject because of the death of Barbara Leary led them to reopen the investigation, and they discovered a higher risk than was initially reported. (wikipedia.org)
  • A neoplasm can be benign, potentially malignant, or malignant (cancer). (wikipedia.org)
  • lymphoid
  • For lymphoid neoplasms, e.g. lymphoma and leukemia, clonality is proven by the amplification of a single rearrangement of their immunoglobulin gene (for B cell lesions) or T cell receptor gene (for T cell lesions). (wikipedia.org)
  • adenomyosis
  • Such conditions include, but are not limited to: Severe and intractable endometriosis (growth of the uterine lining outside the uterine cavity) and/or adenomyosis (a form of endometriosis, where the uterine lining has grown into and sometimes through the uterine wall musculature), after pharmaceutical or other surgical options have been exhausted. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abdominal
  • A positive benefit to early breastfeeding is a stimulation of this reflex to reduce further blood loss and facilitate a swift return to prepregnancy uterine and abdominal muscle tone. (wikipedia.org)
  • stromal
  • The myometrium is the middle layer of the uterine wall, consisting mainly of uterine smooth muscle cells (also called uterine myocytes), but also of supporting stromal and vascular tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary
  • A primary malignant neoplasm that overlaps two or more contiguous (next to each other) sites should be classified to the subcategory/code .8 ('overlapping lesion'), unless the combination is specifically indexed elsewhere. (icd10data.com)