Types of Malignancy
Carcinoma begins in the skin or tissues covering and lining organs. Sarcoma begins in the connective or supportive tissue. Leukemia starts in blood-forming tissues. Lymphoma and multiple myeloma begin in the cells of the immune system.
- ↑ National Cancer Institute. NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms. [cited 05/12/18]; Available from:https://www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms/def/malignancy