minor cancer

minor cancer

A malignancy which, even if untreated, is not clinically aggressive.

Examples
Basal cell carcinoma, cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 1.
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minor cancer

A CA which, even if untreated, is not clinically aggressive Examples BCC, CIN 1. Cf Indolent malignancy, Major cancer, Pathologist's cancer, Watchful waiting.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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