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Primary tumor

A primary tumor is a tumor growing at the anatomical site where tumor progression began and proceeded to yield a cancerous mass. Most cancers develop at their primary site but then go on to metastasize or spread to other parts of the body. These further tumors are secondary tumors.

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7,259
Prior Five Years
1,943
Total Citations
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114,051
Prior Five Years
14,289
Total Scholars
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23,366
Prior Five Years
19,402

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