Examples of malignancy in a Sentence
the malignancy of the tumor
The test revealed a malignancy in the patient's chest.
Recent Examples of malignancy from the Web
Knowing whether a malignancy is present affects the way surgeons handle tissue, what kind of cutting is done, the selection of a procedure and what type of doctor performs it.
While immunotherapy and other advances in cancer care promise new treatments for this malignancy, survival rates have scarcely budged since 1975.
Despite her annual mammogram revealing no malignancies, Joan's doctor also administered an ultrasound—a common practice in women with dense fibrous breast tissue.
As time went on, more and more people came from that area with instances of malignancy, rather than Troy or Latham or other towns.
In January, the same research team presented promising findings in the journal Science on a blood test — called CancerSEEK — that’s capable of detecting malignancies of the liver, stomach, pancreas, esophagus, colon, lung and breast.
Patients with malignancies can develop severe pain, but for them, opioids are often underprescribed.
Some cancer scientists believe that doses of superblood could work against potentially deadly malignancies that are hard to treat with existing therapies.
In January, the same research team presented promising findings in the journal Science on a blood test called CancerSEEK that's capable of detecting malignancies of the liver, stomach, pancreas, esophagus, colon, lung and breast.
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MALIGNANCY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of malignancy for English Language Learners
medical + formal : a malignant quality or state
medical : a tumor that is malignant
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