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What is the definition or description of: thymus cancer?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
Thymus cancer=: Cancer arising in thymus, a lymphoid gland located in the anterior chest(mediastinum). The most common variant is called a thymoma.

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