A benign, non-neoplastic, usually self-limiting epithelial lesion closely resembling squamous cell carcinoma clinically and histopathologically. It occurs in solitary, multiple, and eruptive forms. The solitary and multiple forms occur on sunlight exposed areas and are identical histologically; they affect primarily white males. The eruptive form usually involves both sexes and appears as a generalized papular eruption.
Tumors or cancer of the SKIN.
The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. It is composed of the DERMIS and the EPIDERMIS.
'Skin diseases' is a broad term for various conditions affecting the skin, including inflammatory disorders, infections, benign and malignant tumors, congenital abnormalities, and degenerative diseases, which can cause symptoms such as rashes, discoloration, eruptions, lesions, itching, or pain.
The process of aging due to changes in the structure and elasticity of the skin over time. It may be a part of physiological aging or it may be due to the effects of ultraviolet radiation, usually through exposure to sunlight.
Tumors or cancer of the PANCREAS. Depending on the types of ISLET CELLS present in the tumors, various hormones can be secreted: GLUCAGON from PANCREATIC ALPHA CELLS; INSULIN from PANCREATIC BETA CELLS; and SOMATOSTATIN from the SOMATOSTATIN-SECRETING CELLS. Most are malignant except the insulin-producing tumors (INSULINOMA).
New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.
A neoplasm composed of squamous or epidermal cells.
A medical dictionary is a specialized reference book containing terms, definitions, and explanations related to medical science, healthcare practices, and associated disciplines, used by healthcare professionals, students, researchers, and patients to enhance understanding of medical concepts and terminology.
Variously described as a vasculopathy, endovasculitis, or occlusive arteriopathy, this condition occurs in a benign cutaneous form and a lethal multiorgan systemic variant. It is characterized by a narrowing and occlusion of the lumen of small to medium-sized blood vessels, leading to ischemia and infarction in the involved organ systems. The etiology and pathophysiology are unknown.
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Activation of telomerase and its association with G1-phase of the cell cycle during UVB-induced skin tumorigenesis in SKH-1 hairless mouse. (1/10127)

Telomerase is a ribonucleoprotein enzyme that adds hexanucleotide repeats TTAGGG to the ends of chromosomes. Telomerase activation is known to play a crucial role in cell-immortalization and carcinogenesis. Telomerase is shown to have a correlation with cell cycle progression, which is controlled by the regulation of cyclins, cyclin dependent kinases (cdks) and cyclin dependent kinase inhibitors (cdkis). Abnormal expression of these regulatory molecules may cause alterations in cell cycle with uncontrolled cell growth, a universal feature of neoplasia. Skin cancer is the most prevalent form of cancer in humans and the solar UV radiation is its major cause. Here, we investigated modulation in telomerase activity and protein expression of cell cycle regulatory molecules during the development of UVB-induced tumors in SKH-1 hairless mice. The mice were exposed to 180 mjoules/cm2 UVB radiation, thrice weekly for 24 weeks. The animals were sacrificed at 4 week intervals and the studies were performed in epidermis. Telomerase activity was barely detectable in the epidermis of non-irradiated mouse. UVB exposure resulted in a progressive increase in telomerase activity starting from the 4th week of exposure. The increased telomerase activity either persisted or further increased with the increased exposure. In papillomas and carcinomas the enzyme activity was comparable and was 45-fold higher than in the epidermis of control mice. Western blot analysis showed an upregulation in the protein expression of cyclin D1 and cyclin E and their regulatory subunits cdk4 and cdk2 during the course of UVB exposure and in papillomas and carcinomas. The protein expression of cdk6 and ckis viz. p16/Ink4A, p21/Waf1 and p27/Kip1 did not show any significant change in UVB exposed skin, but significant upregulation was observed both in papillomas and carcinomas. The results suggest that telomerase activation may be involved in UVB-induced tumorigenesis in mouse skin and that increased telomerase activity may be associated with G1 phase of the cell cycle.  (+info)

L-[1-11C]-tyrosine PET to evaluate response to hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion for locally advanced soft-tissue sarcoma and skin cancer. (2/10127)

PET with L-[1-11C]-tyrosine (TYR) was investigated in patients undergoing hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion (HILP) with recombinant tumor necrosis factor alpha (rTNF-alpha) and melphalan for locally advanced soft-tissue sarcoma and skin cancer of the lower limb. METHODS: Seventeen patients (5 women, 12 men; age range 24-75 y; mean age 52 y) were studied. TYR PET studies were performed before HILP and 2 and 8 wk afterwards. The protein synthesis rates (PSRs) in nanomoles per milliliter per minute were calculated. After final PET studies, tumors were resected and pathologically examined. Patients with pathologically complete responses (pCR) showed no viable tumors after treatment. Those with pathologically partial responses (pPR) showed various amounts of viable tumors in the resected tumor specimens. RESULTS: Six patients (35%) showed a pCR and 11 patients (65%) showed a pPR. All tumors were depicted as hot spots on PET studies before HILP. The PSR in the pCR group at 2 and 8 wk after perfusion had decreased significantly (P < 0.05) in comparison to the PSR before HILP. A significant difference was found in PSR between the pCR and pPR groups at 2 and at 8 wk (P < 0.05). Median PSR in nonviable tumor tissue was 0.62 and ranged from 0.22 to 0.91. With a threshold PSR of 0.91, sensitivity and specificity of TYR PET were 82% and 100%, respectively. The predictive value of a PSR > 0.91 for having viable tumor after HILP was 100%, whereas the predictive value of a PSR < or = 0.91 for having nonviable tumor tissue after HILP was 75%. The 2 patients in the pPR groups with a PSR < 0.91 showed microscopic islets of tumor cells surrounded by extensive necrosis on pathological examination. CONCLUSION: Based on the calculated PSR after HILP, TYR PET gave a good indication of the pathological outcome. Inflammatory tissue after treatment did not interfere with viable tumor on the images, suggesting that it may be worthwhile to pursue TYR PET in other therapy evaluation settings.  (+info)

Frequent nuclear/cytoplasmic localization of beta-catenin without exon 3 mutations in malignant melanoma. (3/10127)

Beta-Catenin has a critical role in E-cadherin-mediated cell-cell adhesion, and it also functions as a downstream signaling molecule in the wnt pathway. Mutations in the putative glycogen synthase kinase 3beta phosphorylation sites near the beta-catenin amino terminus have been found in some cancers and cancer cell lines. The mutations render beta-catenin resistant to regulation by a complex containing the glycogen synthase kinase 3beta, adenomatous polyposis coli, and axin proteins. As a result, beta-catenin accumulates in the cytosol and nucleus and activates T-cell factor/ lymphoid enhancing factor transcription factors. Previously, 6 of 27 melanoma cell lines were found to have beta-catenin exon 3 mutations affecting the N-terminal phosphorylation sites (Rubinfeld B, Robbins P, Elgamil M, Albert I, Porfiri E, Polakis P: Stabilization of beta-catenin by genetic defects in melanoma cell lines. Science 1997, 275:1790-1792). To assess the role of beta-catenin defects in primary melanomas, we undertook immunohistochemical and DNA sequencing studies in 65 melanoma specimens. Nuclear and/or cytoplasmic localization of beta-catenin, a potential indicator of wnt pathway activation, was seen focally within roughly one third of the tumors, though a clonal somatic mutation in beta-catenin was found in only one case (codon 45 Ser-->Pro). Our findings demonstrate that beta-catenin mutations are rare in primary melanoma, in contrast to the situation in melanoma cell lines. Nonetheless, activation of beta-catenin, as indicated by its nuclear and/or cytoplasmic localization, appears to be frequent in melanoma, and in some cases, it may reflect focal and transient activation of the wnt pathway within the tumor.  (+info)

Interleukin-10-treated human dendritic cells induce a melanoma-antigen-specific anergy in CD8(+) T cells resulting in a failure to lyse tumor cells. (4/10127)

Dendritic cells (DC) are critically involved in the initiation of primary immune processes, including tumor rejection. In our study, we investigated the effect of interleukin-10 (IL-10)-treated human DC on the properties of CD8(+) T cells that are known to be essential for the destruction of tumor cells. We show that IL-10-pretreatment of DC not only reduces their allostimulatory capacity, but also induces a state of alloantigen-specific anergy in both primed and naive (CD45RA+) CD8(+) T cells. To investigate the influence of IL-10-treated DC on melanoma-associated antigen-specific T cells, we generated a tyrosinase-specific CD8(+) T-cell line by several rounds of stimulation with the specific antigen. After coculture with IL-10-treated DC, restimulation of the T-cell line with untreated, antigen-pulsed DC demonstrated peptide-specific anergy in the tyrosinase-specific T cells. Addition of IL-2 to the anergic T cells reversed the state of both alloantigen- or peptide-specific anergy. In contrast to optimally stimulated CD8(+) T cells, anergic tyrosinase-specific CD8(+) T cells, after coculture with peptide-pulsed IL-10-treated DC, failed to lyse an HLA-A2-positive and tyrosinase-expressing melanoma cell line. Thus, our data demonstrate that IL-10-treated DC induce an antigen-specific anergy in cytotoxic CD8(+) T cells, a process that might be a mechanism of tumors to inhibit immune surveillance by converting DC into tolerogenic antigen-presenting cells.  (+info)

Gardner's syndrome and steatocystoma multiplex. Two unusual genetically determined conditions occurring in same patient. (5/10127)

A 43-year-old man is described who had Gardner's syndrome and steatocystoma multiplex. These two unusual genetically determined conditions were associated because he had inherited the Gardner's syndrome from his father and the steatocystoma multiplex from his mother.  (+info)

MDM2 overexpression generates a skin phenotype in both wild type and p53 null mice. (6/10127)

The MDM2 proto-oncogene is overexpressed in human tumours and regulates the activities of the tumour suppressors p53 and pRB. We created mice that overexpress MDM2 under the control of the CMV promoter. These mice did not display an increased tumour incidence, but rather a specific skin phenotype, characterized by desquamation and hyperkeratosis. Transgenic MDM2 was found to be overexpressed in the epidermis, a tissue that normally expresses high levels of MDM2. The phenotype appeared during the first week after birth and then lessened with age, closely following the level of expression of the transgene. MDM2 overexpression was associated with an increase in proliferation in the basal layer, thickening of the epidermis, altered expression of the differentiation markers cytokeratin CK14, CK10 and CK1, and a decrease in the size and the number of granules that contain products of differentiation. Transgenic mice on a p53 null background displayed similar although not identical changes, showing that the effects of MDM2 are to a certain degree p53 independent. The skin is a major site of MDM2 expression in mice, raising the possibility that MDM2 overexpression perturbs the normal pattern of MDM2 expression and inhibits differentiation of the epidermis.  (+info)

Tumor suppression in human skin carcinoma cells by chromosome 15 transfer or thrombospondin-1 overexpression through halted tumor vascularization. (7/10127)

The development of skin carcinomas presently is believed to be correlated with mutations in the p53 tumor suppressor and ras gene as well as with the loss of chromosome 9. We now demonstrate that, in addition, loss of chromosome 15 may be a relevant genetic defect. Reintroduction of an extra copy of chromosome 15, but not chromosome 4, into the human skin carcinoma SCL-I cells, lacking one copy of each chromosome, resulted in tumor suppression after s.c. injection in mice. Transfection with thrombospondin-1 (TSP-1), mapped to 15q15, induced the same tumor suppression without affecting cell proliferation in vitro or in vivo. Halted tumors remained as small cysts encapsulated by surrounding stroma and blood vessels. These cysts were characterized by increased TSP-1 matrix deposition at the tumor/stroma border and a complete lack of tumor vascularization. Coinjection of TSP-1 antisense oligonucleotides drastically reduced TSP-1 expression and almost completely abolished matrix deposition at the tumor/stroma border. As a consequence, the tumor phenotype reverted to a well vascularized, progressively expanding, solid carcinoma indistinguishable from that induced by the untransfected SCL-I cells. Thus, these data strongly suggest TSP-1 as a potential tumor suppressor on chromosome 15. The data further propose an unexpected mechanism of TSP-1-mediated tumor suppression. Instead of interfering with angiogenesis in general, in this system TSP-1 acts as a matrix barrier at the tumor/stroma border, which, by halting tumor vascularization, prevents tumor cell invasion and, thus, tumor expansion.  (+info)

Glucocorticoid mediation of dietary energy restriction inhibition of mouse skin carcinogenesis. (8/10127)

Dietary energy restriction (DER) inhibits carcinogenesis in numerous animal models. DER is a potent and reproducible inhibitor of two-stage mouse skin carcinogenesis when administered during the promotion phase. Previous research demonstrated that adrenalectomy abolished cancer prevention by food restriction. Several lines of evidence suggest that glucocorticoid elevation in the DER mouse mediates the prevention of skin cancer. Our research tested the hypothesis that elevated glucocorticoid hormone activates the glucocorticoid receptor (GR) and that this activated receptor interferes with the activator protein-1 (AP-1) transcription factor. Induction of AP-1 by the phorbol ester tumor promoter 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate (TPA) is essential to tumor promotion. We have been unable to demonstrate elevated activated GR in the epidermis of the DER mouse, perhaps because only indirect strategies have been possible with the use of epidermis from DER mice. However, DER blocked the induction of AP-1 and c-jun, a constituent protein of AP-1, in the epidermis of mice. Current studies are focused on the inhibition of signaling down the MAP-1/Raf-1 kinase pathway that leads to induction of constituent proteins of AP-1, including c-Jun. Although several pathways lead to the induction of AP-1 transcriptional activity, the MAP-1/Raf-1 pathway can be activated by protein kinase C (PKC); previous studies from our laboratory demonstrated an inhibition of PKC activity and a reduction in selected isoforms of PKC in the epidermis of the DER mouse. Our current working hypothesis is that elevated glucocorticoid hormone in the DER mouse reduces the amount and activity of PKC isoforms important in the activation of MAP-1/Raf-1 kinase pathway. We propose that this results in attenuation in the induction of the AP-1 transcription factor by TPA. Because AP-1 induction by TPA is obligatory for mouse skin promotion, we propose this as an essential component of the mechanism of DER prevention of mouse skin carcinogenesis.  (+info)

Keratoacanthoma is a rapidly growing, dome-shaped, skin tumor that typically arises on sun-exposed areas such as the face, arms, and legs. It is considered a low-grade squamous cell carcinoma (a type of skin cancer) because it shares some characteristics with both benign and malignant tumors.

Keratoacanthomas usually develop over a period of several weeks to months, growing rapidly in size before eventually stabilizing and then gradually regressing on their own within a few months to a year. However, the regression process can take years, and some lesions may not regress completely, leading to cosmetic concerns or even local invasion.

Histologically, keratoacanthomas are characterized by a central keratin-filled crater surrounded by a well-differentiated layer of squamous epithelial cells. The tumor's growth pattern and histological features can make it difficult to distinguish from other types of skin cancer, such as squamous cell carcinoma.

Treatment options for keratoacanthomas include surgical excision, cryosurgery, curettage and electrodesiccation, and topical therapies like imiquimod or 5-fluorouracil. The choice of treatment depends on various factors such as the size, location, and number of lesions, as well as patient preferences and overall health status.

Skin neoplasms refer to abnormal growths or tumors in the skin that can be benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous). They result from uncontrolled multiplication of skin cells, which can form various types of lesions. These growths may appear as lumps, bumps, sores, patches, or discolored areas on the skin.

Benign skin neoplasms include conditions such as moles, warts, and seborrheic keratoses, while malignant skin neoplasms are primarily classified into melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and basal cell carcinoma. These three types of cancerous skin growths are collectively known as non-melanoma skin cancers (NMSCs). Melanoma is the most aggressive and dangerous form of skin cancer, while NMSCs tend to be less invasive but more common.

It's essential to monitor any changes in existing skin lesions or the appearance of new growths and consult a healthcare professional for proper evaluation and treatment if needed.

In medical terms, the skin is the largest organ of the human body. It consists of two main layers: the epidermis (outer layer) and dermis (inner layer), as well as accessory structures like hair follicles, sweat glands, and oil glands. The skin plays a crucial role in protecting us from external factors such as bacteria, viruses, and environmental hazards, while also regulating body temperature and enabling the sense of touch.

Skin diseases, also known as dermatological conditions, refer to any medical condition that affects the skin, which is the largest organ of the human body. These diseases can affect the skin's function, appearance, or overall health. They can be caused by various factors, including genetics, infections, allergies, environmental factors, and aging.

Skin diseases can present in many different forms, such as rashes, blisters, sores, discolorations, growths, or changes in texture. Some common examples of skin diseases include acne, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, fungal infections, viral infections, bacterial infections, and skin cancer.

The symptoms and severity of skin diseases can vary widely depending on the specific condition and individual factors. Some skin diseases are mild and can be treated with over-the-counter medications or topical creams, while others may require more intensive treatments such as prescription medications, light therapy, or even surgery.

It is important to seek medical attention if you experience any unusual or persistent changes in your skin, as some skin diseases can be serious or indicative of other underlying health conditions. A dermatologist is a medical doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases.

Skin aging, also known as cutaneous aging, is a complex and multifactorial process characterized by various visible changes in the skin's appearance and function. It can be divided into two main types: intrinsic (chronological or natural) aging and extrinsic (environmental) aging.

Intrinsic aging is a genetically determined and time-dependent process that results from internal factors such as cellular metabolism, hormonal changes, and genetic predisposition. The primary features of intrinsic aging include gradual thinning of the epidermis and dermis, decreased collagen and elastin production, reduced skin cell turnover, and impaired wound healing. Clinically, these changes present as fine wrinkles, dryness, loss of elasticity, and increased fragility of the skin.

Extrinsic aging, on the other hand, is caused by external factors such as ultraviolet (UV) radiation, pollution, smoking, alcohol consumption, and poor nutrition. Exposure to these environmental elements leads to oxidative stress, inflammation, and DNA damage, which accelerate the aging process. The main features of extrinsic aging are coarse wrinkles, pigmentary changes (e.g., age spots, melasma), irregular texture, skin laxity, and increased risk of developing skin cancers.

It is important to note that intrinsic and extrinsic aging processes often interact and contribute to the overall appearance of aged skin. A comprehensive approach to skincare should address both types of aging to maintain healthy and youthful-looking skin.

Pancreatic neoplasms refer to abnormal growths in the pancreas that can be benign or malignant. The pancreas is a gland located behind the stomach that produces hormones and digestive enzymes. Pancreatic neoplasms can interfere with the normal functioning of the pancreas, leading to various health complications.

Benign pancreatic neoplasms are non-cancerous growths that do not spread to other parts of the body. They are usually removed through surgery to prevent any potential complications, such as blocking the bile duct or causing pain.

Malignant pancreatic neoplasms, also known as pancreatic cancer, are cancerous growths that can invade and destroy surrounding tissues and organs. They can also spread (metastasize) to other parts of the body, such as the liver, lungs, or bones. Pancreatic cancer is often aggressive and difficult to treat, with a poor prognosis.

There are several types of pancreatic neoplasms, including adenocarcinomas, neuroendocrine tumors, solid pseudopapillary neoplasms, and cystic neoplasms. The specific type of neoplasm is determined through various diagnostic tests, such as imaging studies, biopsies, and blood tests. Treatment options depend on the type, stage, and location of the neoplasm, as well as the patient's overall health and preferences.

Neoplasms are abnormal growths of cells or tissues in the body that serve no physiological function. They can be benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous). Benign neoplasms are typically slow growing and do not spread to other parts of the body, while malignant neoplasms are aggressive, invasive, and can metastasize to distant sites.

Neoplasms occur when there is a dysregulation in the normal process of cell division and differentiation, leading to uncontrolled growth and accumulation of cells. This can result from genetic mutations or other factors such as viral infections, environmental exposures, or hormonal imbalances.

Neoplasms can develop in any organ or tissue of the body and can cause various symptoms depending on their size, location, and type. Treatment options for neoplasms include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and targeted therapy, among others.

An acanthoma is a benign skin tumor characterized by the proliferation of epidermal cells, specifically the pickle cell layer (stratum spinosum). The term "acanthoma" comes from the Greek word "akantha," which means "thorn" or "spine."

There are several types of acanthomas, including:

1. Seborrheic keratosis: Also known as seborrheic warts, these are common benign growths that appear as rough, scaly patches on the skin. They can be tan, brown, or black and may have a waxy or greasy appearance.
2. Benign lichenoid keratosis: These are small, flat lesions with a scaly surface that typically occur on sun-exposed areas of the skin. They are usually asymptomatic but may occasionally itch.
3. Psoriasiform acanthoma: This is a rare type of acanthoma that resembles psoriasis, a chronic skin condition characterized by red, scaly patches.
4. Clear cell acanthoma: This is a distinctive type of acanthoma that appears as a solitary, dome-shaped nodule with a smooth surface and a central crust. It typically occurs on the lower legs of older adults.

Acanthomas are generally harmless and do not require treatment unless they become irritated or unsightly. In such cases, they can be removed through various methods, including cryosurgery (freezing), curettage (scraping), or excision (cutting).

A medical dictionary is a reference book that contains definitions and explanations of medical terms and jargon. It serves as a useful tool for healthcare professionals, students, patients, and anyone else who needs to understand medical terminology. Medical dictionaries can include definitions of diseases, conditions, treatments, procedures, drugs, equipment, anatomy, and more. They may also provide pronunciation guides, etymologies, and abbreviations.

Medical dictionaries can be found in print or digital form, and some are specialized to cover specific areas of medicine, such as oncology, psychiatry, or surgery. Some medical dictionaries are also bilingual, providing translations of medical terms between different languages. Overall, a medical dictionary is an essential resource for anyone who needs to communicate effectively in the field of medicine.

Malignant atrophic papulosis (MAP), also known as Kohlmeier-Degos disease, is a rare and progressive cutaneous vasculopathy of unknown etiology. It is characterized by the development of porcelain-white atrophic macules, which evolve into papules with a central necrotic depression or ulceration, surrounded by an erythematous halo. The lesions typically appear on the trunk and extremities, but may also affect mucous membranes, gastrointestinal tract, and other organs.

MAP is considered to be a chronic inflammatory disorder that affects small-sized blood vessels, leading to tissue ischemia and necrosis. The disease can have a variable clinical course, ranging from self-limited cutaneous involvement to systemic manifestations with potentially life-threatening complications.

The diagnosis of MAP is based on the clinical presentation, histopathological findings, and exclusion of other similar conditions. Treatment options for MAP are limited, and there is no cure for this disease. The management typically involves a multidisciplinary approach to address the various organ manifestations and prevent complications.

An encyclopedia is a comprehensive reference work containing articles on various topics, usually arranged in alphabetical order. In the context of medicine, a medical encyclopedia is a collection of articles that provide information about a wide range of medical topics, including diseases and conditions, treatments, tests, procedures, and anatomy and physiology. Medical encyclopedias may be published in print or electronic formats and are often used as a starting point for researching medical topics. They can provide reliable and accurate information on medical subjects, making them useful resources for healthcare professionals, students, and patients alike. Some well-known examples of medical encyclopedias include the Merck Manual and the Stedman's Medical Dictionary.

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... neoplasms, and cysts are skin lesions that develop from the epidermal layer of the skin. Aberrant basal cell carcinoma ... Peeling skin syndrome (acral peeling skin syndrome, continual peeling skin syndrome, familial continual skin peeling, ... The two main types of human skin are: glabrous skin, the hairless skin on the palms and soles (also referred to as the " ... primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the skin, primary small cell carcinoma of the skin, trabecular carcinoma of the skin) ...
... skin appendage MeSH C04.557.470.565 - neoplasms, basal cell MeSH C04.557.470.565.165 - carcinoma, basal cell MeSH C04.557. ... skull base neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.828 - spinal neoplasms MeSH C04.588.180.260 - breast neoplasms, male MeSH C04.588.180.390 ... bile duct neoplasms MeSH C04.588.274.120.250.250 - common bile duct neoplasms MeSH C04.588.274.120.401 - gallbladder neoplasms ... femoral neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.721 - skull neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.721.450 - jaw neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.721.450.583 ...
... conditions List of cutaneous conditions associated with increased risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer List of cutaneous neoplasms ... The skin atrophy was referred to as vermiculate atrophoderma. Basal cell carcinomas may develop around the age of 35. ... James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston, Dirk (2005). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (10th ed.). Saunders ... somewhat cyanotic redness of the lips and hands was evident as well as moderate follicular atrophy of the skin on the cheeks. ...
In the comorbid structure of these patients, most frequently present are malignant neoplasms, locomotorium disorders, skin and ... Greenfield to evaluate comorbidity in patients with malignant neoplasms, later it also became useful for other categories of ... advantage of the Kaplan-Feinstein Index as compared to CIRS is in the capability of independent analysis of malignant neoplasms ...
Melanocytic nevi and neoplasms, Human skin color). ... Skin-bleaching products that inhibit pigmentation or cosmetic ... taken from human skin biopsies of patients facial senile lentigo of Fitzpatrick skin type III or IV aged 55-62 are enriched ... From the age of 40, the skin is less able to regenerate from sun exposure, and liver spots are very common in this age group, ... Differently from the melanotic nevi and the verrucous nevi on the skin, age spots change in color and in shape with time. ...
Malignant melanoma of skin 173 Other malignant neoplasm of skin 174 Malignant neoplasm of female breast 175 Malignant neoplasm ... 140 Malignant neoplasm of lip 141 Malignant neoplasm of tongue 142 Malignant neoplasm of major salivary glands 143 Malignant ... 215 Other benign neoplasm of connective and other soft tissue 216 Benign neoplasm of skin Melanocytic nevus 217 Benign neoplasm ... benign neoplasm of uterus 220 Benign neoplasm of ovary 221 Benign neoplasm of other female genital organs 222 Benign neoplasm ...
... pigmented macules on the skin and mouth, and other neoplasms. However, the LKB1 gene was also found to be mutated in lung ... December 2001). "STK11/LKB1 Peutz-Jeghers gene inactivation in intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas". The ... pancreatic and skin cancer. LKB1 has been implicated as a potential target for inducing cardiac regeneration after injury as ...
HIV Antimalarial drug therapy This is an intermediate neoplasm which affects the skin and mucous membranes; usually arising in ... of the population and is most likely seen in those with dark skin; however people with light skin have, on average, 30 local ... Due to this, dark pigmentation may be visible on the oral mucosa or skin. Most common oral sites include: buccal mucosa, lips, ... Nevus cells in the skin and oral mucosa also produce melanin. Oral melanosis can present as black, gray, blue or brown lesions ...
... skin moles). They are circumscribed and localized and do not transform into cancer. Potentially-malignant neoplasms include ... ICD-10 classifies neoplasms into four main groups: benign neoplasms, in situ neoplasms, malignant neoplasms, and neoplasms of ... The word neoplasm is from Ancient Greek νέος- neo 'new' and πλάσμα plasma 'formation, creation'. A neoplasm can be benign, ... The process that occurs to form or produce a neoplasm is called neoplasia. The growth of a neoplasm is uncoordinated with that ...
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Plasmacytoid monocytes are seen in blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell (BPDC) neoplasm; and myeloid cells are seen in stem cell ... Myeloid-related precursor neoplasms derive from precursor cells that have at least one form of myeloid differentiation. ... CD56-positive haematological neoplasms of the skin: a multicentre study of the Cutaneous Lymphoma Project Group of the European ... Frequent sites of occurrence of blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN) include the skin, as well as the ...
Try ABCDE on a mole to check for signs of skin cancer: Asymmetry, Border, Color, Diameter, Elevation. Learn more on advanced ... ClinicalTrials.gov: Skin Neoplasms (National Institutes of Health) Journal Articles References and abstracts from MEDLINE/ ... Skin Cancer Screening (National Library of Medicine) Also in Spanish * Skin Cancer Screening (National Cancer Institute) Also ... Stages of Skin Cancer (National Cancer Institute) Also in Spanish * Tests for Basal and Squamous Cell Skin Cancers (American ...
An acanthoma is a skin neoplasm composed of squamous or epidermal cells. It is located in the prickle cell layer. Types of ... In 2005, "Acanthoma" was added to MeSH as an index term; previous indexing was "Skin Neoplasms" (1965-2004). At that time, ...
Multispectral Raman Differentiation of Malignant Skin Neoplasms In Vitro: Search for Specific Biomarkers and Optimal ...
Malignant neoplasms of the skin (melanoma and non-melanoma), including scrotal cancer. ... Malignant neoplasm of the urinary bladder.. * Malignant neoplasm of the kidney.. * Malignant neoplasms of the renal pelvis; ... Malignant neoplasm of the thyroid.. * Malignant neoplasms of the blood and lymphoid tissues (including, but not limited to, ... Malignant neoplasms of the liver and intrahepatic bile duct.. * Malignant neoplasms of the retroperitoneum and peritoneum; ...
Malignant neoplasm of bone and articular cartilage, unspecified. C44. Other and unspecified malignant neoplasm of skin. ...
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096 Malignant neoplasms of bone and articular cartilage (C40-C41). 097 1 Melanoma and other malignant neoplasms of skin (C43- ... 120 Malignant neoplasm of eye and adnexa (C69). 121 1 Malignant neoplasms of meninges, brain and other parts of central nervous ... 308 Infections of skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L08). 309 Other and unspecified diseases of skin and sub-cutaneous tissue ( ... 124 Malignant neoplasms of thyroid and other endocrine glands (C73-C75). 125 Other malignant neoplasms of other and unspecified ...
Malignant neoplasm (including nonmelanoma skin cancers) (1.3%). Malignancies (excluding nonmelanoma skin cancers (0.7%) ...
Each subsequent dermatoscope examination of one skin neoplasm. 8,00. Skin biopsy (procedure performed by a doctor, lab tests ... Taking material for skin and nail inflammation, smears, cytology (not including tests). 7,00. ...
... including skin irritation, respiratory disease, and neoplasms. Some preventive measures involve engineering controls such as ...
Skin Neoplasms, Neoplasms I Forum Internacional de Cirurgia e Traumatologia Buco-Maxilo-Facial do Rio de Janeiro. II Meeting ...
Browsing by Keyword : Skin Neoplasms. All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z ... Non-melanoma skin cancer as a clinical marker for internal malignancies: a nationwide population-based cohort study. 김유찬. ... Molecular classification of basal cell carcinoma of skin by gene expression profiling.. 박명철, 우현구, 이일재. ... Photoprotection according to skin phototype and dermatoses: practical recommendations from an expert panel. 강희영. ...
Skin Neoplasms [C04.588.805]. *Sweat Gland Neoplasms [C04.588.805.776]. *Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases [C17] ... "Sweat Gland Neoplasms" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicines controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical ... This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Sweat Gland Neoplasms" by people in this website by year, and ... Below are the most recent publications written about "Sweat Gland Neoplasms" by people in Profiles. ...
Plasmacytoid monocytes are seen in blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell (BPDC) neoplasm; and myeloid cells are seen in stem cell ... Myeloid-related precursor neoplasms derive from precursor cells that have at least one form of myeloid differentiation. ... Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm. Frequent sites of occurrence of BPDC neoplasm include the skin (60-100%), as well ... CD56-positive haematological neoplasms of the skin: a multicentre study of the Cutaneous Lymphoma Project Group of the European ...
Skin Neoplasms 54% * Total arterial compliance: the future of cardiovascular risk assessment?. Heitmar, R., Apr 2010, In: ...
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Skin neoplasms in the area of transplantation;. *Furunculosis and other purulent inflammatory diseases (both in the donation ... During one skin puncture, the needle automatically opens the skin channel and extracts several grafts. During the next puncture ... Chronic skin diseases (seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, eczema);. *Profound scarring of the skin in the area of ... The area of skin involved in the transplant process;. *The type of hair that was used for the transplant (for example, a beard- ...
... epithelial cell neoplasms, two (1.5%) neuroendocrine tumors, two (1.5%) lymphomas, two (1.5%) sarcomas. Stage at presentation ... skin appendage malignancies, six (5%) epithelial cell neoplasms, two (1.5%) neuroendocrine tumors, two (1.5%) lymphomas, two ( ...
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  • Melanoma* is a malignant neoplasm of melanocytes. (dentalcare.com)
  • 12. A history of malignant neoplasm, evidence of recurrence of certain skin cancers, or under investigation for a malignancy. (who.int)
  • Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN) is a malignancy derived from plasmacyoid dendritic cells. (medscape.com)
  • The precursors of plasmacytoid dendritic cells are the cells of origin for blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN), a clinically aggressive disease with a proclivity for the skin and leukemic involvement and for which no consensus currently exists regarding optimal treatment modalities. (medscape.com)
  • Frequent sites of occurrence of blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN) include the skin, as well as the peripheral blood (PB) and bone marrow (BM). (medscape.com)
  • A diffuse infiltrate of medium-sized cells with dispersed chromatin ("blastic") is characteristic of blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN). (medscape.com)
  • Pathology of blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN).Skin involvement by blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm. (medscape.com)
  • The neoplastic cells in blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN) are typically positive for CD45, HLA-DR, CD43, CD4, CD56, and cutaneous lymphocyte-associated antigen (CLA). (medscape.com)
  • 1. Skin Neoplasms - epidemiology 2. (who.int)
  • Skin cancers, including malignant melanoma, keratinocyte cancer (formerly non- melanoma skin cancer) and also more rare skin cancers are increasing rapidly in most fair-skinned populations. (lu.se)
  • What's New in Basal and Squamous Cell Skin Cancer Research? (medlineplus.gov)
  • An acanthoma is a skin neoplasm composed of squamous or epidermal cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • The specific aims of our research are to identify risk factors and prognostic factors associated with certain skin cancer diagnoses, as malignant melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. (lu.se)
  • Skin Neoplasms - etiology 3. (who.int)
  • Conclusion-- Sunburn is common, particularly among younger adults, those with a more sun- sensitive skin type, whites, those with a family history of melanoma, the highly physically active, Author Manuscript and indoor tanners. (cdc.gov)
  • Previous reports indicate that sunburn is common among adults and is associated with Author Manuscript characteristics such as age, sex, race, ethnicity, and skin type (Buller et al. (cdc.gov)
  • Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare malignant skin neoplasm with the potential for local recurrence, spreading to regional lymph nodes (LNs) and distant metastases. (spandidos-publications.com)
  • [ 1 ] Within the 2016 World Health Organization (WHO) category of "acute myeloid leukemia and related neoplasms," the related neoplasms derive from immature cells with evidence of myeloid differentiation, or from precursors of plasmacytoid dendritic cells. (medscape.com)
  • Myeloid-related precursor neoplasms derive from precursor cells that have at least one form of myeloid differentiation. (medscape.com)
  • Sweat Gland Neoplasms" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) . (childrensmercy.org)
  • Barsegyan V., Airapetian M., Airapetian A. Hayrapetyan A.M Prognos¬tic value of factors defining primary treatment of skin melanoma. (doctors.am)
  • Some diseases related to exposure to these chemicals are described, including skin irritation, respiratory disease, and neoplasms. (cdc.gov)
  • In humans, orf manifests as an ulcerative skin lesion sometimes resembling bacterial infection or neoplasm. (cdc.gov)
  • Orf should be included in the differential diagnosis of patients with clinically compatible skin lesions and a history of household meat processing or animal slaughter. (cdc.gov)
  • In the period analyzed, a reduction of 94.1% of the consultation of patients with melanoma skin cancer was found. (bvsalud.org)
  • There are 2 types evaluate the age-standardized incidence gion around the Persian Gulf (Khuzestan, of skin cancer: melanoma and non- trend for non-melanoma skin cancer Bushehr and Hormozgan provinces). (who.int)
  • One of the purposes of this session is to alert pediatricians to those disorders where there are spots on the skin that could signal a neurocutaneous disorder. (contemporarypediatrics.com)
  • BPDC neoplasm is a rare disorder without any known racial or ethnic predilection. (medscape.com)
  • Airapetian A. Hayrapetyan A.M Cryotherapy effect, in treating relap¬sing skin neoplasms. (doctors.am)
  • If not treated, some types of skin cancer cells can spread to other tissues and organs. (medlineplus.gov)
  • We also strive to identify factors that can optimize the care of patients with a skin cancer diagnosis, both before the diagnosis and after the diagnosis. (lu.se)
  • A skin cancer diagnosis has impact not only on health economics but also on the quality of life of the individual. (lu.se)
  • A diagnosis of CSD does not eliminate a diagnosis of mycobacteriosis or neoplasm. (cdc.gov)
  • Barsegyan V., Airapetian A. Hayrapetyan A.M Prognostic value of main clinical signs of skin melanoblastoma. (doctors.am)
  • Nevi of skin first appear in childhood and progress through a series of clinical and microscopic stages. (dentalcare.com)
  • In our research group we focus on clinical skin cancer research as well as on translational skin cancer research and registry-based skin cancer research. (lu.se)
  • Neoplasm coding is not just about the site but also the tumor morphology. (aapc.com)
  • Airapetian A. Hayrapetyan A.M Skin tumors. (doctors.am)
  • Mast cell tumors (MCTs) are among the most common cutaneous neoplasms in dogs, accounting for up to 21% of all skin tumors. (vin.com)
  • Applied Immunohistochemistry in the Evaluation of Skin Neoplasms. (radiopaedia.org)
  • As the most common type of cancer in the United States, skin cancer is an urgent public health concern (Stern, 2010). (cdc.gov)
  • Causes of lymphadenopathy other than neoplasm that require urgent medical attention include tuberculosis and HIV infection. (cdc.gov)
  • Melanoma of skin has increased significantly in incidence, while melanoma of oral mucosa is relatively rare. (dentalcare.com)
  • ABSTRACT Data about the incidence of skin cancer in the Islamic Republic of Iran are lacking. (who.int)
  • This study investigated trends in the incidence of skin cancer ( ICD-10 category C44, other malignant neoplasms of skin) in 6 regions using data from the Iranian cancer registry from 2000 to 2005. (who.int)
  • This increasing incidence of skin cancer in the Islamic Republic of Iran is similar to that reported in other countries. (who.int)
  • Ardebil provinces), mountainous region incidence is observed in the United From the epidemiological viewpoint, (Kermanshah, Kurdestan, Hamedan, States (US), Europe, Australia and the peak of skin cancer incidence in Ilam, Chaharmahal va Bakhtiari and New Zealand [2]. (who.int)
  • Airapetian A. Hayrapetyan A.M Cryodestruction in recurrent skin cancer. (doctors.am)
  • In general as treatment continued, systemic exposure declined as the skin returned to normal. (nih.gov)
  • Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Another type of skin cancer, melanoma , is more dangerous but less common. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Anything on the skin-a rash or a spot-those are common in pediatrics," Fisher says. (contemporarypediatrics.com)
  • Prostate cancer (PCa) is the second most diagnosed cancer in men and the most common non-skin solid neoplasm in RTRs ( 9 , 10 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • As for the non- makers about future trends in skin can- and not in calculations for different geo- melanoma type, Caucasians have the cer in the Islamic Republic of Iran in graphical regions. (who.int)
  • previous indexing was "Skin Neoplasms" (1965-2004). (wikipedia.org)
  • Mast cells (MCs) play an important role in inflammation and immune regulation and are concentrated in tissues that form a barrier to the external environment, such as the skin, gastrointestinal tract and lung. (vin.com)
  • Moreover, 13 patients with confirmed Bartonella infections had concurrent mycobacteriosis (10 cases) or neoplasm (3 cases). (cdc.gov)
  • In the US only, more Islamic Republic of Iran is observed in Kohkiluye va Buyerahmad provinces), than 1 million new cases of skin cancer the 7th and 8th decades of life [18] and desert region (Fars, Kerman, Sistan va were diagnosed in 2009 and approxi- is mostly reported in farmers [20]. (who.int)
  • While melanoma accounts from 2000-05, based on data from the Cases with no information on residential for only 1% of cases of skin cancer [4], it Iranian cancer registry. (who.int)
  • [ 11 ] In the skin, BPDCN cells infiltrate the dermis without significant epidermotrophism. (medscape.com)
  • Additionally, tacrolimus has been shown to inhibit the release of pre-formed mediators from skin mast cells and basophils, and to down regulate the expression of FcεRI on Langerhans cells. (nih.gov)
  • Most people have between 10 and 40 nevi on their skin. (dentalcare.com)
  • This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Sweat Gland Neoplasms" by people in this website by year, and whether "Sweat Gland Neoplasms" was a major or minor topic of these publications. (childrensmercy.org)
  • Below are the most recent publications written about "Sweat Gland Neoplasms" by people in Profiles. (childrensmercy.org)
  • Although BPDC neoplasm occurs more frequently in the elderly, the tumor may occur in patients of any age, including pediatric patients. (medscape.com)
  • Neoplasm was diagnosed in 181 specimens suitable for histologic analysis (26.0%) from 47 patients. (cdc.gov)
  • Airapetian A. Hayrapetyan A.M Treatment of skin neoplasms by means of cryosurgery. (doctors.am)
  • Airapetian A. Hayrapetyan A.M Cryosurgery in treatment of skin can¬cer. (doctors.am)

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