• If your child has signs or symptoms that suggest he or she might have a kidney tumor, the doctor will want to get a complete medical history to learn more about the symptoms and how long they have been there. (cancer.org)
  • Brain tumors can cause many symptoms. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Spotlight on Brain Tumors: Do You Know the Symptoms? (medlineplus.gov)
  • As early recognition of individuals at high risk for acute tumor lysis syndrome enables early introduction of prophylactic measures that can even prevent fatal outcomes, it is pivotal to accurately identify clinical and laboratory traits, as well as signs and symptoms of this life-threatening condition. (news-medical.net)
  • Recurrent ear infections, nasal congestion and facial pain are some of the most common sinus tumor symptoms. (buzzle.com)
  • When an abnormal growth or mass of tissues develop in any of these air-filled cavities located in the bones surrounding the nose, cheeks and the eyes, one is most likely to experience a variety of distressing sinus tumor symptoms. (buzzle.com)
  • The symptoms would be severe if any of these air-filled pockets are blocked by a large-sized tumor. (buzzle.com)
  • Such symptoms could also be caused due to a sinus tumor and it is therefore, essential that a person suffering from recurrent infections must get a thorough medical checkup done. (buzzle.com)
  • Since the frontal sinuses are located in the forehead, tumor symptoms in this area usually include pain and sinus pressure in the forehead. (buzzle.com)
  • Since sphenoid sinuses are located behind the eyes, tumor symptoms in this area usually include swelling around the eyes, pain and vision problems such as double vision or blurred vision. (buzzle.com)
  • Endodermal tumor of the paranasal sinuses is quite rare and symptoms arising from paranasal sinuses may include nasal congestion, difficulty in moving eyes, headache or vision problems. (buzzle.com)
  • A team of researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has uncovered a set of genes that are turned on, or expressed, at high levels only in the blood vessels that feed tumors in mice and humans. (nih.gov)
  • Nevertheless, in the decade since the completion of the National Toxicology trial, the U.S. government has yet to encourage or fund additional, follow up studies examining the cannabinoids' potential to protect against the spread cancerous tumors. (norml.org)
  • Tumor viruses are those viruses that are able to infect cells and cause changes within the cell's operating machinery such that the cell's ability to regulate its growth and division is destroyed and the cells become cancerous. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The role of endovascular therapy in tumor management has significantly increased over the past decade as a result of improved technology, better understanding of tumor pathology, and evolution of chemotherapy regimens. (springer.com)
  • If the tumor becomes enlarged, then one may even become susceptible to seizures. (buzzle.com)
  • In this thematic series on metastasis, we are excited about new insights into the roles of different genes in controlling metastasis via influencing epithelial-mesenchymal transition, and the involvement of immune cells as well as tumor microenvironment alteration for metastasis. (biomedcentral.com)
  • They found that the CD276 protein was overexpressed in tumor-associated blood vessels from colon, lung, breast, esophageal and bladder cancers. (nih.gov)
  • In addition, the protein was also found to be frequently overexpressed by the tumor cells themselves, indicating that a suitable inhibitory molecule might be able to deliver a double blow -- one to the tumor cells themselves and the other to the blood vessels that feed them. (nih.gov)
  • It can show the kidney, the tumor, and blood vessels of the kidney. (nationwidechildrens.org)
  • Doctors use a staging system to describe the extent of a metastasized tumor. (kidshealth.org)
  • Several factors are known to contribute to the development of tumor lysis syndrome, such as malignancy type, its responsiveness to treatment, rapidity of cell turnover, as well as tumor burden. (news-medical.net)
  • The doctor will also do a physical exam to look for possible signs of a kidney tumor or other health problems. (cancer.org)
  • Endodermal sinus tumor, also known as yolk sac tumor, mainly arises from germ cells of ovary or testes. (buzzle.com)
  • The focus will probably be on your child's abdomen (belly) and on any increase in blood pressure, which is another possible sign of a kidney tumor. (cancer.org)
  • The name and classification of the tumor may change as your doctor gains new information about your child's brain tumor or if the tumor changes over time. (danafarberbostonchildrens.org)
  • Cavernous tumor is characterized by an abnormal growth in the cavernous sinus. (buzzle.com)
  • The multifaceted role of tumor embolization ranges from adjuvant treatment in meningiomas and diffuse pontine gliomas to primary treatment in retinoblastoma, with selective ophthalmic artery chemosurgery. (springer.com)
  • Inflammatory carcinomas describe tumors that are fast growing and have bruising, edema , and pain, and can also cause disseminated intravascular coagulation . (wikipedia.org)
  • What's New in Brain Tumor Treatment? (danafarberbostonchildrens.org)
  • T-cell responses, evaluated by assessing delayed-type hypersensitivity (DTH) reactions against untransduced autologous tumor cells, were evident in two of eight patients before vaccination and in seven of eight patients after treatment. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Four different plot types are provided (treatment group, spider, waterfall, and tumor growth inhibition). (jax.org)
  • The role of endovascular therapy has a broad spectrum in tumor management, from emergency treatment of a life-threatening carotid blowout to elective preoperative tumor embolization. (springer.com)
  • Tumor lysis syndrome usually follows treatment of malignancies with cytotoxic therapy, although it can also occur spontaneously in patients with highly proliferative tumors. (news-medical.net)
  • There are several hypotheses on the molecular mechanisms involved in the development of canine mammary tumors but a specific genetic mutation has not been identified. (wikipedia.org)
  • Phosphatase and tensin homologue ( PTEN ) is one of the most studied tumour suppressor genes that influences a wide range of cellular processes including survival, proliferation, adhesion, migration, metabolism and differentiation. (spandidos-publications.com)
  • Through knowledge of intracranial and extracranial anastomotic pathways, understanding of vascular anatomy, identification of high-flow shunts within the tumor, and awareness of personal and procedural limitations all help to minimize adverse outcomes. (springer.com)
  • Sekhar LN, Biswas A, Hallam D, Kim LJ, Douglas J, Ghodke B. Neuroendovascular management of tumors and vascular malformations of the head and neck. (springer.com)
  • If the doctor thinks your child might have a kidney tumor, he or she will probably get one or more imaging tests. (cancer.org)