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    mommydog
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      What exactly does "tumor burden" mean? 

      thanks

      Stupid in Sacramento

      What exactly does "tumor burden" mean? 

      thanks

      Stupid in Sacramento

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        Janner
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          No stupid questions here.

          Tumor Burden:  The total mass of tumor tissue carried by an individual with cancer.

          Basically just means the amount of identifiable disease. 

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          Janner
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            No stupid questions here.

            Tumor Burden:  The total mass of tumor tissue carried by an individual with cancer.

            Basically just means the amount of identifiable disease. 

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