• Based on these clinical findings, we diagnosed the patient as having primary lung tumour with metastasis to the small bowel. (ersjournals.com)
  • When these genes are mutated, a significant loss of function and unregulated cell growth can occur. (medpdffinder.com)
  • Like nearly all lung carcinomas, however, GCCs are exceedingly rare in very young people: in the US SEER program, only 2 cases were recorded to occur in persons younger than 30 years of age between 1983 and 1987. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, there were many small lesions in the small bowel that had not been detected on CT examination, indicating that the primary lesion was situated elsewhere. (ersjournals.com)
  • Fernandez-Figueras MT, Puig L, Gilaberte M, Gomez-Plaza Mdel C, Rex J, Ferrandiz C, Ariza A (2002) Merkel cell (primary neuroendocrine) carcinoma of the skin with nodal metastasis showing rhabdomyosarcomatous differentiation. (springer.com)
  • It is due to the abnormal growth of cells that have the ability to invade or spread to other parts of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • To our knowledge, there are no previous case reports describing intussusception of the small intestine caused by small intestinal metastasis of LCCRP. (ersjournals.com)
  • By passaging microcell hybrids (MCHs) containing human chromosome 3 (chr3) on A9 mouse fibrosarcoma background through severe combined immunodeficient (SCID) mice (elimination test), we have previously defined a 1-Mb-long common eliminated region 1 (CER1) at 3p21.3, a second eliminated region (ER2) at 3p21.1-p14 and a common retained region (CRR) at 3q26-qter. (pnas.org)
  • On pathological examination of the resected small bowel tissue ( fig. 2a ) and the lung biopsy specimen ( fig. 2b and c), the microscopic appearances of these specimens were identical. (ersjournals.com)