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cancer

A tumor whose cells, unlike benign tumor cells, continue to divide uncontrollably, invade normal tissue, and can spread (metastasize) to other parts of the body through the bloodstream and lymphatic system;  divided into three broad categories:  carcinoma, sarcoma and lymphoma.

Related Words

benign ; carcinoma ; lymphoma ; metastasis ; sarcoma ; tumor