CFM 3: Cancer Terminology

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  1. Carcinoma
    Malignant tumorĀ of epithelium
  2. Adenoma
    Benign tumor of epithelium
  3. Papilloma
    Benign tumor of epithelium (finger-like appearance)
  4. Sarcoma
    Malignant tumor of mesenchymal cells (e.g. bone, connective tissue, muscle)
  5. Leukemia
    Malignant tumor of hematopoietic cells
  6. Lymphoma
    Malignant tumor of lymphoid cells
  7. Melanoma
    Malignant tumor of neuroectodermal cells (skin, iris/eye)
  8. Nevus
    Benign growth of ectodermal cells
  9. Adenocarcinoma
    Malignant tumor of glandular cells/cells of endodermal origin (e.g. breast, pancreas, lung)

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CFM 3: Cancer Terminology
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