Benign describes cell growth that is usually surrounded by a fibrous capsule, is typically non-infiltrative, that is, non-invasive and will not spread to other parts of the body; non-cancerous tumors.

Related Articles

Acoustic neuroma at psychology-glossary.com■■■■
Acoustic neuroma refers to the progressively enlarging, benign tumor within the auditory canal arising . . . Read More
Meningiomas at psychology-glossary.com■■■
Meningiomas refers to a highly encapsulated, benign tumors that arise from the arachnoid layer of the . . . Read More
Pituitary Adenoma at psychology-glossary.com■■■
Pituitary Adenoma refer to tumors of the Pituitary Gland that are usually classified into functioning . . . Read More
Malignant at psychology-glossary.com■■■
Malignant having the ability not only to grow but also to spread to other parts of the body. - Malignant . . . Read More
Cancer at psychology-glossary.com■■■
cancer refers to category of often-fatal medical conditions involving abnormal cell growth and malignancy. . . . Read More
Cancer at environment-database.eu■■■
. . . Read More
Acidophilic adenoma at psychology-glossary.com■■■
Acidophilic adenoma refers to a functioning type of pituitary gland tumor that usually appears in the . . . Read More
Metastatic tumors at psychology-glossary.com■■■
Metastatic tumors refer to growths that arise secondarily to cancerous tumors that have their primary . . . Read More
Neoplasm at psychology-glossary.com■■■
. . . Read More
Neuromas at psychology-glossary.com■■■
. . . Read More