Biological mediators of behavior and disease, neoplasia

proceedings of a Symposium on Behavioral Biology and Cancer, held May 15, 1981 at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA by Symposium on Behavioral Biology and Cancer (1981 National Institutes of Health)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementeditor, Sandra M. Levy.
ContributionsLevy, Sandra M., National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsRC268.3 .S956 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 260 p. :
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3485436M
ISBN 100444007083
LC Control Number82004966

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Biological Mediators of Behavior and Disease: Neoplasia Hardcover – January 1, by Sandra M. (Ed.)Author: Sandra M. (Ed.) Levy. Title(s): Biological mediators of behavior and disease--neoplasia: proceedings of a Symposium on Behavioral Biology and Cancer, heldat the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA/ editor, Sandra M.

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[Sandra M Levy; National Institutes of Health (U.S.);]. Neoplasia is new growth. The terms benign and malignant correlate to the course of the neoplasm.

Benign neoplasms stay localized in one place; malignant neoplasms invade surrounding tissue and, in most cases, can metastasize to distant become neoplastic, a normal cell must develop mutations that allow it to no longer obey boundaries of adjacent cells, thus allowing for uncontrolled.

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Explain what grade is, and how it impacts prognosis. • Neoplasia- new growth – Abnormal mass of tissue with growth that exceeds and is uncoordinated with that of the surrounding normal tissues; autonomous • Tumor- synonymous with neoplasm • Cancer- common term for malignant neoplasm •N eoplasms have parenchymaand stroma • Benign and malignant tumors each have their own nomenclature.

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Classification currently used: Tissue of origin and behavioral pattern of tumor is the basis of current classification. The suffix –oma is used to denote a neoplasm. However note- granuloma, hamartoma, hematoma etc. Tissue of origin. Causes of Neoplasia. The origin for many neoplasms is obscure.

However, there are several theories of origin: Environmental causes: Chemicals: including those that are man-made (such as aniline dyes and bladder cancer), drugs (cigarette smoke and lung cancer), and natural compounds (aflatoxins and liver cancer) which are carcinogenic.

NCI's Dictionary of Cancer Terms provides easy-to-understand definitions for words and phrases related to cancer and medicine. Neoplasia is the abnormal growth and proliferation of abnormal cells or abnormal amounts of cells due to a benign or malignant process.

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