fat cell

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Synonyms for fat cell

cells composed of fat

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Signet cell cancer of the colon is a rare subtype of colon cancer, where abundant intracytoplasmic mucin pushes the nucleus to the periphery giving a signet ring appearance.
In a retrospective analysis of 44 colorectal cancer patients who had Crohn's disease or ulcerative' colitis, there were no significant differences between the groups in tumor margins, lymph node involvement, or signet cell characteristics.
In a retrospective analysis of 44 colorectal cancer patients who had Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, there were no significant differences between the groups in tumor margins, lymph node involvement, or signet cell characteristics.
The 37-year-old from Buckley in Flintshire has been battling a rare form of signet cell stomach cancer for the last two-and-a-half years.
Clinical imaging and immunohistochemical findings in our patient were compatible with the primary source of signet cell cancer arising from the bladder.