Medexicon

Are you a medical student or working in related fields? Or just a curious person by nature? Then our collection of common medical terms and concepts can help you better understand this fascinating side of science and art. The... necronomicon of medicine.

  • Neoplasm [ oncology ]

    A neoplasm is the scientific term for "cancer". It can be used interchangeably with the latter, practically keeping the same meaning.
  • Tumorous Growths [ oncology ]

    While most abnormal growths that affect a tissue are usually cancerous in nature, there are plenty of situations that aren't of an oncological variet. A tumorous growth can only be classified as neoplasic after a histo-pathological study.