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sarcoma

John Lackie

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199549351
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727948
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A malignant tumour derived from connective tissue cells, e.g. osteosarcoma (from bone). Some sarcomas are of viral origin: see Rous

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Subjects: Clinical Medicine

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