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Synonyms for adenocarcinoma

malignant tumor originating in glandular epithelium

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Given the layering of adenocarcinoma on top of the deeper-growing neuroendocrine component, the usual diagnostic step of biopsy, which is paramount in orienting the therapy plan, often proves insufficient, as in our case.
The differential diagnosis therefore included metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma, metastatic papillary renal cell carcinoma or primary pulmonary adenocarcinoma with a predominant papillary architecture.
Primary mucinous adenocarcinoma of the eyelid is often located on the lower lid.
The question of why this particular set of genes formed a risk index for survival in early-stage lung adenocarcinoma was of interest.
Histopathologically, 183 cases were diagnosed as adenocarcinoma of the stomach, and 8 were diagnosed as oesophageal adenocarcinoma within the selected period.
In our research, we focused on studying the molecular function of SNHG3 in lung adenocarcinoma. To explore the potential mechanisms of SNHG3 underlying lung adenocarcinoma progression, we performed GO and KEGG pathway analyses.
Anal adenocarcinoma occurrence in a 12-year-old child is extremely rare.
Hepatoid adenocarcinoma of the ovary has similar outcomes to other ovarian carcinomas [7], whereas gastric hepatoid adenocarcinoma was reported to be more prone to lymph node and liver metastases, with a poorer overall survival compared to ordinary gastric adenocarcinoma [14].
Keywords: Alphamethylacyl-CoA racemase (AMACR), Adenocarcinoma prostate, Immunohistochemistry.
Data were included for 13 fair-quality prospective cohort screening studies with 1,317 individuals that were conducted mainly in populations at high familial risk for pancreatic adenocarcinoma. The researchers found no evidence that screening had an effect on morbidity or mortality or on the effectiveness of treatment of screen-detected pancreatic adenocarcinoma.
Primary duodenal adenocarcinoma (PDA) accounts for 0.3%-1% of all gastrointestinal tumors and 25%-35% of all malignant tumors of the small intestine (1).
According to both the WHO and the IECC systems, usual type endocervical adenocarcinoma (UEA) is the most common subtype, (4,5) accounting for 75% of all invasive endocervical adenocarcinomas.
Carla Kim and colleagues in Boston Children's Hospital's Stem Cell Research program have shown that cancer stem cells play a role in adenocarcinoma, the most common type of lung cancer.