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Synonyms for blastoma

a tumor composed of immature undifferentiated cells

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3) When considering other multilineage tumors, such as synovial sarcoma, mesothelioma, teratoma, and blastomas, gastroblastoma is a distinct, rare entity of the stomach.
The study shows that some children with the rare cancer pleuropulmonary blastoma (PPB) are born with a deleterious mutation in DICER1, a master controller gene that helps regulate expression of other genes.
Ciliary body medulloepithelioma: four cases associated with pleuropulmonary blastoma--a report from the International Pleuropulmonary Blastoma Registry [published online ahead of print December 13, 2010].
Pulmonary blastoma is a biphasic tumor containing a malignant epithelial component resembling fetal adenocarcinoma and a primitive mesenchymal stroma, which occasionally has foci of osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma, or rhabdomyosarcoma.
The 1981 World Health Organization's Histological Typing of Lung Tumours (12) recognized spindle cell carcinoma as a variant of squamous cell carcinoma; giant cell carcinoma as a variant of large cell carcinoma; and carcinosarcoma and pulmonary blastoma as miscellaneous malignant tumors.
Viewers know five-year-old Hope, played by twins Faith and Nicole Holt, suffers from neuro blastoma, an aggressive form of cancer - and they are all facing their last Christmas together.
Takita and her group have conducted extensive studies on the molecular mechanisms of intractable pediatric cancers, including neuroblastoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, pleuropulmonary blastoma and hematological malignancies.
She was diagnosed with stage 4 neuro blastoma in July, a rare form of cancer with a high mortality rate that strikes mostly children.
2) SNUC can be considered as part of a spectrum of neuroendocrine-type tumors of the sinonasal cavity, ranging from the highly differentiated esthesioneuro blastoma to the poorly differentiated and questionably neuroendocrine SNUC.
Lucy Hubbocks, from Stirchley, is one of only 10 children in the world to be diagnosed with a pituitary blastoma.
Little Oscar captured the nation's hearts with his inspiring batt ttle again t st neurobl bl blastoma battle against neuroblastoma.
It is because of the clients we see; stories like our Blastoma woman and the tuberculosis patient, who we are able to provide resources for and save their lives; the orphanages, villages and schools we visit; and the people we meet who become family, that keep Tim and I going back.
Lee was diagnosed with retinal blastoma at 20 months old.
Not only was Lauren Cherry diagnosed with a brain tumor on July 12, 2013, but she was also found to have an extremely rare pediatric lung tumor called Pleuropulmonary Blastoma in mid-August.
Extracellular and Connective Tissue Components Background stroma Neuropil Neuroblastoma Desmoplasia Desmoplastic small cell tumor Myxoid Liposarcoma, embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma Calcifications Neuroblastoma, synovial sarcoma, and MNST Lymphoglandular Non-Hodgkin lymphoma bodies Other elements Neuronal cells Neuroblastoma, ectomesenchymoma Rhabdomyoblasts Rhabdomyosarcoma Cross-striations Rhabdomyosarcoma Blastema/ Nephroblastoma, pleuropulmonary epithelium blastoma Abbreviation: MNST, malignant nerve sheath tumor.