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Synonyms for blastoma

a tumor composed of immature undifferentiated cells

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Pleuropulmonary blastoma (PPB) is a rare primitive aggressive malignant neoplasm of the thorax occurring in childhood1.
Sin embargo, una caracteristica histologica que ayuda a diferenciar estos dos tumores, es la presencia de un estroma embrionario maligno en el blastoma pulmonar bifasico [1, 3].
He has now been diagnosed with Pleuropulmonary Blastoma, a rare childhood cancer of the lungs, making him one of only four children in the world to suffer from the disease.
Dominic, who is a year and a half old, finished chemotherapy last year for pleural pulmonary blastoma and goes for checkups every three months.
Neoplastic lesions included neurofibromas (2), ganglioneuroma (1), lymphoma (1), pulmonary blastoma (1) (Fig.
The regulars were shattered when two years ago they heard that the popular boy had been diagnosed with a pineal blastoma tumour, a rare form of brain cancer.
Sophie McGorrigan has Olfactory Neuro Blastoma but has started a fund raising scheme for cancer charity; Picture, NEIL PUGH
Case Managed Patient Populations Cancer Service GPS Center Endocrine Case Spina bifida, Leukemia Diabetes, Managed special needs Neuro/Brain other chronic Population tumors diagnoses Bone/Soft tissue tumors BMT ABMT Lymphoma/ Solid tumor Retino- blastoma Hemophilia Sickle cell # Case 4 8.
20) Pulmonary sarcomas can be generally grouped into 4 categories: (1) spindle cell sarcomas, including SS, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor, leiomyosarcoma, inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor, solitary fibrous tumor, and undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma; (2) vascular tumors, including angiosarcoma, Kaposi sarcoma, epithelioid hemangioendothelioma, and pulmonary artery intima sarcoma; (3) primitive/embryonal tumors, including primary pleuropulmonary blastoma, primary NET, and rhabdomyosarcoma; and (4) others, including primary pulmonary myxoid sarcoma, angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma, and alveolar soft part sarcoma.
They (his doctors) looked at me straight in the face and said with his cancer, melanoma blastoma, it would have no benefit whatsoever.
Lee was diagnosed with retinal blastoma at 20 months old.
Despite desperate attempts by medics to save Reece's eye, the risk was too great that the retno blastoma cancer, which affects children under-five, could spread to his brain and prove fatal.
In view of its complex histologic architecture, TCS has also been known as malignant teratoma, blastoma, and mixed mesodermal tumor.