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secondary tumor

a tumor that forms as a result of spread (metastasis) of cancer from the place where it started (the primary site). See also metastasis, primary site.

What is liver cancer?

... prognosis) depends on what type of tumor you have. ... with surgery and
chemotherapy, although the tumors are harder to ... Secondary liver cancers. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/overviewguide/liver-cancer-overview-what-is-liver-cancer

Grantee Recognized for Achievement in Breast Cancer ...

... One such protein, JAG1 or “Jagged1,” promotes secondary tumor formation
by stimulating tumor-promoting cellular responses in bone cells ...

http://www.cancer.org/research/acsresearchupdates/breastcancer/yibin-kang-phd

Types of brain and spinal cord tumors in adults | American ...

... spread to the brain (metastatic or secondary brain tumors ... Gliomas are not a
specific type of brain tumor. ... general term for a group of tumors that start ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-types-of-brain-tumors

Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Children

... brain are called metastatic or secondary brain tumors ... through different parts
of the brain and tumor. Tumors generally have a bigger blood supply ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003089-pdf.pdf

Types of brain and spinal cord tumors in children

... The most common germ cell tumor of the nervous ... Tumors that start in other
organs and then ... brain are called metastatic or secondary brain tumors ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinchildren/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-children-typesof-brainand-spinal-tumors

What is testicular cancer?

... Lymphoma is the most common secondary testicular cancer. ... more often than
primary testicular tumors in men ... can sometimes form a tumor in the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/testicularcancer/detailedguide/testicular-cancer-what-is-testicular-cancer

What is liver cancer?

... cancer nodules throughout the liver, not just a single tumor. ... with surgery and
chemotherapy, although the tumors are harder ... Secondary liver cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-what-is-liver-cancer

Yibin Kang Outstanding Achievement

... One such protein, JAG1 or “Jagged1,” promotes secondary tumor formation
by stimulating tumor-promoting cellular responses in bone cells ...

http://www.cancer.org/research/yibinkang

What is testicular cancer?

... and then spread to the testicle are called secondary testicular tumors. ... leukemia,
the leukemia cells can sometimes form a tumor in the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/testicularcancer/overviewguide/testicular-cancer-overview-what-is-testicular-cancer

What is bone cancer?

... Giant cell bone tumors typically affect the leg ... Chordoma: This primary tumor
of bone usually occurs ... most common areas for secondary tumor spread ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bonecancer/detailedguide/bone-cancer-what-is-bone-cancer