Definición de malignancy en inglés:

malignancy

Saltos de línea: ma¦lig|nancy
Pronunciación: /məˈlɪgnənsi
 
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sustantivo (plural malignancies)

[mass noun]
  • 1The state or presence of a malignant tumour; cancer: after biopsy, evidence of malignancy was found
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    • We found no evidence of malignancy, but dysplastic changes were present in the glandular cells.
    • Poor prognostic indicators include poorly responsive disease, delay in diagnosis and the presence of malignancy.
    • Examination of cells under the microscope to identify the presence of malignancy.
  • 1.1 [count noun] A cancerous growth: a malignancy had been removed from the left ventricle
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    • Can prolonged administration of endothelial antiapoptotic agents influence the growth of malignancies?
    • Alternatively, infiltrating microglia near a focus of radiation necrosis may be mistaken for a malignancy in a treated glioma.
    • When the mutation occurs in a cell, it essentially takes the brakes off the cell's growth, causing a malignancy.
  • 1.2 [count noun] A form of cancer: diffuse malignancies such as leukaemia
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    • The most common clinical presentation of urachal malignancy is hematuria, especially in carcinomas.
    • Patients with this malignancy most often present with a cervical mass from metastatic spread to a lymph node.
    • A child with this malignancy can present acutely with severe dyspnea and, occasionally, superior vena cava syndrome.
  • 2The quality of being malign: her eyes sparkled with renewed malignancy
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    • By the very nature of what it is, Empires are malignant, not benign though they cloak this malignancy with shallow kindness.
    • We know we harbor the same malignancy and malice, the same greed and injustice that we detest in others.
    • I get angry, but I don't hate because hate causes malignancy in me, not the person I'm hating.

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