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Cancer Glossary: Words You Need to Know

Carcinoma

One of the three main types of cancer. Carcinomas develop from the epithelium is a non-vascularized tissue that covers the skin, the inner wall of the respiratory, digestive, urinary and genital systems, and which constitutes the bulk of the glands. The most common cancers (lung, breast, stomach, skin, and cervix) are carcinomas. open next page to see More