• Calretinin is considered a specific and reliable marker for differentiation of sex cord-stromal tumors in humans, but its expression is demonstrated in all types of canine testicular neoplasms , including germ cells tumor (seminoma) and sex cord-stromal tumors (Sertoli cell and Leydig cell tumors). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In this type of plasma cell neoplasm , less than 10% of the bone marrow is made up of abnormal plasma cells and there is no cancer . (oncolink.org)
  • In this type of plasma cell neoplasm , the abnormal plasma cells ( myeloma cells ) are in one place and form one tumor , called a plasmacytoma . (oncolink.org)
  • A plasma cell neoplasm is a disease that causes the human body to produce too many plasma cells, reports the National Cancer Institute. (reference.com)
  • It shows a high rate of mortality, as in most cases the patient presents with nonspecific symptoms and already in advanced disease stages 1-3 . (scielo.br)
  • The self-expanding metallic stent (SEMS) can be particularly useful in colon obstruction in a pregnant patient with CRC because it allows solving the acute condition providing time to perform a more accurate staging study and to prepare the patient for surgery, thus reducing both post-surgical morbidity and mortality. (isciii.es)
  • The aim of this study was to assess the adherence of newly diagnosed hepatocellular carcinoma patients to the BCLC treatment guidelines, as well as examine the impact on survival in different stages. (usp.br)
  • Yamashita Y, Harada M, Sawada T, Takahashi M, Miyazaki K, Okamura H (1993) Normal uterus and FIGO stage I endometrial carcinoma: dynamic gadolinium-enhanced MR imaging. (springer.com)
  • We evaluated the accuracy of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in determining the stage and extent of disease in cervical carcinoma. (koreamed.org)
  • MR is a relatively promising method for staging and evaluating extent of disease in carcinoma of the uterine cervix. (koreamed.org)
  • ABSTRACT: In the treatment of musculoskeletal neoplasms, preservation of limb function and prolongation of survival have improved over the past decade. (healio.com)
  • Recent European investigations have shown that persistently elevated (>50 pg/mL) plasma neurokinin A levels are associated with poor short-term survival in patients with midgut neuroendocrine neoplasms. (ovid.com)
  • We aim to examine the predictive effect of the total number of examined lymph nodes on N stage and survival in pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (pNENs) and to determine the optimal threshold. (ovid.com)
  • Multivariate logistic regression and Cox proportional hazards model were used to identify predictive factors associated with N stage and survival, respectively. (ovid.com)
  • High EGFR immunoreactivity is seen in more aggressive thymic neoplasms as classified according to the 2004 WHO, but regardless of classification, the presence of EGFR in tumor cells (1+, 2+, and 3+) is associated with improved performance free survival (PFS) and a trend for better OS. (elsevier.com)
  • The use of the TNM staging is a useful approach to design appropriate treatment and predict a reliable survival in patients. (scielo.org.pe)
  • Despite aggressive conventional treatments and diagnosis techniques in neurosurgery, the survival rate for patients with neuroblastoma remains poor because the majority of children older than 1 year of age with advanced stage neuroblastoma die from progressive disease and only 40% of children over 4 years old with neuroblastoma survive for 5 years, emphasizing the urgent need for the development of innovative therapeutic strategies for treatment of malignant neuroblastoma. (hindawi.com)
  • Despite these advances, the outcome is mainly determined by the stage of disease at presentation, making early referral to a tumour unit essential. (scielo.org.za)
  • The neoplasm of gallbladder is a relatively rare disease, despite being the most common tumor of the biliary tract and the fifth most frequent of the gastrointestinal tract. (scielo.br)
  • Eventually, this system was used in developing several methods of staging that are recognized worldwide. (healio.com)
  • Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the extent of the neoplasm in the patient. (sickkids.ca)
  • METHODS: From January 2004 to January 2008, 338 patients underwent definitive treatment for pathologically confirmed clinical stage I NSCLC with lobar resection (n = 260) or SBRT (n = 78). (biomedsearch.com)
  • Unfortunately, it has been difficult to develop a universally accepted staging system for bone and soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities. (healio.com)
  • This report reviews some staging systems in current use, including three systems for adult soft tissue sarcomas and two for sarcomas of bone. (healio.com)
  • Myeloproliferative neoplasms are a group of diseases in which the bone marrow makes too many red blood cells, white blood cells, or platelets. (vicc.org)
  • Tests that examine the blood and bone marrow are used to detect (find) and diagnose chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms. (vicc.org)
  • Myelodysplastic /myeloproliferative neoplasms are diseases of the blood and bone marrow. (wellspan.org)