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  • liver
  • Secondly, cancer or metastases localised only to the peritoneum, without spread to lungs, liver or any other extra-abdominal location is considered as local disease. (overallhealth.in)
  • cells
  • The cells which comprise of the myxoma tumor are spindle-shaped and are rooted in an environment made up of mucopolysaccharides. (primehealthchannel.com)
  • EC cells make chemicals that help facilitate gastrointestinal motility and digestion. (rarediseases.org)
  • One of the functions of epithelial cells is to make mucin - a jelly-like substance that helps protect the lining of the intestine. (rarediseases.org)
  • leakage
  • We postulated no persistent leakage of mucin from the appendix. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The colon ascendens stent peritonitis (CASP) surgery creates a leakage of intestinal contents, resulting in polymicrobial sepsis associated with a high risk for postoperative multiple organ failure and death in surgical patients. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • right-sided
  • This is due to the over-production of many substances, including serotonin , which are released into the systemic circulation, and which can lead to symptoms of cutaneous flushing, diarrhea , bronchoconstriction , and right-sided cardiac valve disease . (wikipedia.org)
  • pancreas
  • Surgery can include the removal of the head of the pancreas ( pancreaticoduodenectomy ), removal of the body and tail of the pancreas (distal pancreatectomy) or the entire organ (total pancreatectomy). (knowcancer.com)
  • fluid
  • Imaging findings are consistent with fluid signal characteristics on MRI with some variation on T1WI, depending upon extent of mucin content. (jaocr.org)