• Pancreas
  • Gastrointestinal cancer refers to malignant conditions of the gastrointestinal tract (GI tract) and accessory organs of digestion, including the esophagus, stomach, biliary system, pancreas, small intestine, large intestine, rectum and anus. (wikipedia.org)
  • gland
  • endocrine gland tumors, such as a VIPoma, an insulinoma, or a pheochromocytoma, are typically not referred to as adenocarcinomas but rather are often called neuroendocrine tumors. (wikipedia.org)
  • To be classified as adenocarcinoma, the cells do not necessarily need to be part of a gland, as long as they have secretory properties. (wikipedia.org)
  • While each gland may not be secreting the same substance, as long as there is an exocrine function to the cell, it is considered glandular and its malignant form is therefore named adenocarcinoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dogs with perianal gland adenocarcinomas should be treated with aggressive surgery and the radiation therapy and chemotherapy if necessary. (wikipedia.org)
  • Growth
  • Florid cutaneous papillomatosis, malignant acanthosis nigricans, and the sign of Leser-TrĂ©lat may be highlighted as part of a continuum, with each having a common or similar pathogenic pathway due to an underlying malignancy that produces a factor epidermal growth factor-like activity. (wikipedia.org)