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What characteristics malignant tumor?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Malignant tumor

The characteristics of malignant tumor is that it has a capacity to invade to the adjacent structures and to spread/metastasize to distant organ.
Benign tumor will not invade and will not spread.

In brief: Malignant tumor

The characteristics of malignant tumor is that it has a capacity to invade to the adjacent structures and to spread/metastasize to distant organ.
Benign tumor will not invade and will not spread.
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In brief: Abnormal growth

Body has capacity to control its growth, maintain cells normal structure & function , have a purpose, will co ordinate with other cells of body, stays with in the confinements like a well trained army, malignant cell does exactly opposite, abnormal cell no control invade and spread to other tissue and cancer cell has no purpose in the body.

In brief: Abnormal growth

Body has capacity to control its growth, maintain cells normal structure & function , have a purpose, will co ordinate with other cells of body, stays with in the confinements like a well trained army, malignant cell does exactly opposite, abnormal cell no control invade and spread to other tissue and cancer cell has no purpose in the body.
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