Adjective "neoplastic" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/niːəʊˈplastɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to a neoplasm or neoplasia.
  1. 'We believe that within the next decade, clinicians will no longer consider the routine histopathologic diagnosis of specific neoplastic lesions alone to be adequate.'
  2. 'The differential diagnosis of cystic pancreatic lesions includes both nonneoplastic and neoplastic lesions.'

adjective

Relating to neoplasticism.

    Definitions

    1. a new, often uncontrolled growth of abnormal tissue; tumor.

    More examples(as adjective)

    "meningitises can be neoplastic."

    "illnesses can be neoplastic."

    "diseases can be neoplastic."

    "cells can be neoplastic."

    "changes can be neoplastic."

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    Origin

    (neoplasm)