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Synonyms for adenocarcinoma

malignant tumor originating in glandular epithelium

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Malignant transformation in endometriosis of the urinary bladder: case report of clear cell adenocarcinoma.
Clear cell adenocarcinoma of the bladder and urethra: cases diffusely mimicking nephrogenic adenoma.
The first observation of the impact of EDs on humans was the seminal observation by Herbst and Bern (1981) of eight cases of clear cell adenocarcinoma (CCA) of the vaginas in young women who had been exposed in utero one to two decades earlier to DES, a synthetic estrogen prescribed to pregnant women in the 1950s and 1960s to prevent miscarriage.
44] Metastatic clear cell adenocarcinoma usually arises from the kidney, but it occasionally does so from primary tumors of the lung.
Clear cell adenocarcinoma is an unusual and rare variant of bladder adenocarcinoma with a particularly strong predilection for females, with a reported mean age of 57 years.
Nephrogenic adenomas involving the deep lamina propria and/or superficial muscle can cause diagnostic difficulty and mimic malignancy, specifically prostatic adenocarcinoma, urothelial carcinoma with bland histology, and/or clear cell adenocarcinoma (Table).
Many of the special subtypes, such as clear cell adenocarcinoma, are rarely encountered.
Clear cell adenocarcinoma of the urethra: a clinicopathologic analysis of 19 cases.
Expression of PAX8 in nephrogenic adenoma and clear cell adenocarcinoma of the lower urinary tract: evidence of related histogenesis?