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Faecal tumour

Faecal tumour --> coproma

An accumulation of inspissated faeces in the colon or rectum giving the appearance of an abdominal tumour.

Synonym: faecal tumour, fecaloma, scatoma, stercoroma.

Origin: copro-_ g. -oma, tumour


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Opinions wanted for an anti-cancer thesis please!

... it as early as possible, which is a huge huge challenge, as early stage tumours are seldom symptomatic. Screening techniques are extremely limited ... (eg, just like pregnancy tests or the current bowel-cancer FOB - faecal occult blood - self-test). Searching for any kind of detectable bio-marker ...

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by Julie5
Mon Dec 13, 2010 10:20 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Opinions wanted for an anti-cancer thesis please!
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