Benign and Malignant Neoplasm - Differentiation

Characteristics of Benign and Malignant Neoplasm

Benign and Malignant Neoplasm

Characteristics

Benign
Well-differentiated

Malignant
Cells

Cell Characteristics Mode of growth Rate of growth Metastasis

undifferentiated
Encapsulated usually Does Not

 

slow

not metastasize
localized

capsulated Not controlled growth It metastasizes & it secretes abnormal –CHON (TSA) effects

General effects Tissue destruction

phenomenon

generalized

Doesn’t

usually cause death

causes

death

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