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Please know that patient safety remains our top priority. Extra steps are being taken to keep you safe.
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malignancy (muh-LIG-nun-see)

A term for diseases in which abnormal cells divide without control and can invade nearby
tissues. Malignant cells can also spread to other parts of the body through the blood and lymph
systems. There are several main types of malignancy. Carcinoma is a malignancy that begins in
the skin or in tissues that line or cover internal organs. Sarcoma is a malignancy that begins in
bone, cartilage, fat, muscle, blood vessels, or other connective or supportive tissue. Leukemia
is a malignancy that starts in blood-forming tissue such as the bone marrow, and causes large
numbers of abnormal blood cells to be produced and enter the blood. Lymphoma and multiple
myeloma are malignancies that begin in the cells of the immune system. Central nervous system cancers are malignancies that begin in the tissues of the brain and spinal cord. Also called cancer.

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and in order to protect our most vulnerable patients, Windsong Breast Care has cancelled its Q & A sessions for 2020 and will be offering fully virtual sessions in 2021. Please know that during this difficult time our Breast Navigators and Surgeons are providing extra support for breast cancer patients. Questions, call 716.626.6300.

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