neoplasm

[ nee-uh-plaz-uh m ]SEE DEFINITION OF neoplasm
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A tumour or neoplasm is a localised swelling composed of newly formed tissue which fulfils no physiological function.

The cells of the neoplasm may undergo fatty degeneration, or they may become cornified.

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