neoplasia

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neoplasia

[‚nē·ə′plā·zhə]
(medicine)
Formation of a neoplasm or tumor.
Formation of new tissue.
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2,3) One author reports that bony fragments (low signal on all sequences) only occur with TB, (3) but the other characteristics listed above may be mimicked by neoplastic disease (Table II).
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