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  • colorectal
  • KRAS and PIK3CA mutations in colorectal adenocarcinomas correlate with aggressive histological features and behavior. (amedeo.com)
  • To our knowledge, only one case of colorectal adenocarcinoma metastasizing to the thymus gland has been documented, by Lee et al. (hindawi.com)
  • Trials using UFT for cancer treatment include pancreatic cancer, colorectal cancer, liver cancer, adenocarcinoma of the lung and breast cancer with significant gains over existing treatments, with reduced side effects, improved quality of life, improved disease free survival and/or overall survival. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a prodrug to 5-FU it is used in the treatment of the following cancers: Stomach (when combined with gimeracil and oteracil) Breast (with uracil) Gallbladder Lung (specifically adenocarcinoma, typically with uracil) Colorectal (usually when combined with gimeracil and oteracil) Head and neck Liver (with uracil) Pancreatic It is often given in combination with drugs that alter its bioavailability and toxicity such as gimeracil, oteracil or uracil. (wikipedia.org)
  • Poorly
  • Poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma will not resemble the normal glands (high grade) and will be detected by seeing that they stain positive for mucin (which the glands produce). (wikipedia.org)
  • tumor
  • Similar to other adenocarcinoma, if this tumor is well differentiated (low grade) it will resemble the normal glandular structure. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foci of squamous metaplasia and dysplasia may be present in the epithelium proximal to adenocarcinomas, but these are not the precursor lesions for this tumor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cancer
  • These data suggest that infections with enteric pathogens enhance T R -cell potency and protect against epithelial cancers later in life, potentially explaining paradoxical increases in cancer risk in developed countries having more stringent hygiene practices. (aacrjournals.org)
  • however, among people who have smoked fewer than 100 cigarettes in their lifetimes ("never-smokers"), adenocarcinoma is the most common form of lung cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Introduction: Adenocarcinoma is the most common histologic type of lung cancer. (uantwerpen.be)
  • study
  • According to the Nurses' Health Study, the risk of adenocarcinoma of the lung increases substantially after a long duration of previous tobacco smoking, with a previous smoking duration of 30 to 40 years giving a relative risk of approximately 2.4 compared to never-smokers, and a duration of more than 40 years giving a relative risk of approximately 5. (wikipedia.org)
  • small
  • Adenocarcinoma is a non-small cell lung carcinoma, and as such, it is not as responsive to radiation therapy as is small cell lung carcinoma, but is rather treated surgically, for example by pneumonectomy or lobectomy. (wikipedia.org)