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non-cancerous

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Definition of non-cancerous in English:

adjective

(Especially of body tissue) not affected with cancer: surgeons removed a non-cancerous tumour from his brain non-cancerous cells
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  • In the patients with carcinoma, the biopsy specimens were taken from noncancerous mucosa adjacent (usually proximal) to the cancer.
  • Benign breast growths - noncancerous ones - can also contain calcium specks.
  • Others develop noncancerous tumors (fibroids) or have scars in the uterus from past surgery.

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