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{{#invoke:Hatnote|hatnote}} {{#invoke:Hatnote|hatnote}} {{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Refimprove |date=__DATE__ |$B= {{#invoke:Message box|ambox}} }} {{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} Oncology is a branch of medicine that deals with tumors. A medical professional who practices oncology is an oncologist. <ref>Maureen McCutcheon. Where Have My Eyebrows Gone?. Cengage Learning, 2001. ISBN 0766839346. Page 5.</ref> The name's etymological origin is the Greek word ὄγκος (ónkos), meaning "tumor", "volume" or "mass".<ref>Types of Oncologists, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).</ref>

Oncology is concerned with:

Oncology sections
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