What is Metastasis?
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|Title:||What is Metastasis?|
Cancer cells can break away from the original tumor and travel through the blood or lymph system to distant locations in the body, where they exit the vessels to form additional tumors. This is called metastasis.
See also www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/understanding/what-is-cancer.
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|Source:||National Cancer Institute (NCI)|
|Date Created:||January 15, 2020|
|Date Added:||January 23, 2020|
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