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What does intermediate suspicion of malignancy mean? Is that a good thing or a bad?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: It means

Their is more work to be done to establish that there is cancer, but insuffiicent evidence on the specimen reviewed.

In brief: It means

Their is more work to be done to establish that there is cancer, but insuffiicent evidence on the specimen reviewed.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Need more tests

Intermediate suspicion of malignancy means that more tests need to be done to really rule in or rule out cancer.
Tissue biopsy is the only thing that can tell you definitively whether it is benign or malignant. Discuss in detail with your doctor.

In brief: Need more tests

Intermediate suspicion of malignancy means that more tests need to be done to really rule in or rule out cancer.
Tissue biopsy is the only thing that can tell you definitively whether it is benign or malignant. Discuss in detail with your doctor.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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