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What is worse a malignant tumor or benign tumor?

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Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine
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In brief: Usually malignant

Malignant tumors tend to spread all over the body.
Benign tumors tend to spread locally. If a benign tumor is in a bad place, then local spread can be very serious. You can't always ignore a tumor just because it is benign.

In brief: Usually malignant

Malignant tumors tend to spread all over the body.
Benign tumors tend to spread locally. If a benign tumor is in a bad place, then local spread can be very serious. You can't always ignore a tumor just because it is benign.
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