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*  Adenocarcinoma
... which describes a cancer that has developed in the epithelial cells. Clear-cell adenocarcinoma From adeno-, "gland" and karkin( ... By staining the cells from a biopsy, a pathologist can determine whether the tumor is an adenocarcinoma or some other type of ... prostate cancer is nearly always adenocarcinoma cervical cancer: most is squamous cell cancer, but 10-15% of cervical cancers ... This cancer usually is seen peripherally in the lungs, as opposed to small cell lung cancer and squamous cell lung cancer, ...
*  Esophageal cancer
Squamous-cell carcinoma arises from the epithelial cells that line the esophagus. Adenocarcinoma arises from glandular cells ... Clear evidence from clinical trials for which approaches give the best outcomes in different circumstances is lacking. A first ... squamous-cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma) have distinct sets of risk factors. Squamous-cell carcinoma is linked to lifestyle ... Adenocarcinomas tend to occur nearer the stomach and squamous cell carcinomas nearer the throat, but either may arise anywhere ...
*  Von Hippel-Lindau tumor suppressor
... clear cell adenocarcinomas. The protein encoded by this gene is a component of the protein complex that includes elongin B, ... It is clear that VHL and HIF interact closely. Firstly, all renal cell carcinoma mutations in VHL that have been tested affect ... Kaelin WG (January 2007). "The von Hippel-Lindau tumor suppressor protein and clear cell renal carcinoma". Clinical Cancer ... Kaelin WG (January 2007). "The von Hippel-Lindau tumor suppressor protein and clear cell renal carcinoma". Clinical Cancer ...
*  Clear-cell adenocarcinoma
... of the vagina Clear-cell ovarian carcinoma Uterine clear-cell carcinoma Clear-cell adenocarcinoma of ... which is a type of Clear-cell carcinoma of the lung) See also: Clear-cell squamous cell carcinoma of the lung Clear-cell ... Clear-cell adenocarcinoma is a type of adenocarcinoma that shows clear cells. Types include: ...
*  Clear-cell adenocarcinoma of the vagina
Clear-cell adenocarcinoma (CCA) of the vagina (or cervix) is a rare Adenocarcinoma (cancer) often linked to diethylstilbestrol ... Clear cell adenocarcinoma entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms DES Action USA [1] national consumer ... "Higher incidence of clear cell adenocarcinoma of the cervix and vagina among women born between 1947 and 1971 in the United ... DES Daughters should have a special pap/pelvic exam every year because of their lifelong risk for clear-cell adenocarcinoma. ...
*  Cervix
... cancers such as clear cell adenocarcinomas; cervical ridges and hoods; and development of a cockscomb cervix appearance. ... while the ectocervix is covered with multiple layers of cells topped with flat cells. The two types of epithelia meet the ... The cervical canal is a passage through which sperm must travel to fertilize an egg cell after sexual intercourse. Several ... Cervical ectropion refers to the horizontal overgrowth of the endocervical columnar lining in a one-cell-thick layer over the ...
*  Vaginal adenosis
Association with clear cell adenocarcinoma in diethylstilbestrol-exposed offspring". Cancer. 54 (5): 869-875. doi:10.1002/1097- ... It is sometimes considered a precancerous lesion, given clear-cell adenocarcinoma patients present these lesions in close ... "Adenocarcinoma of the vagina in adolescence.A report of 7 cases including 6 clear-cell carcinomas (so-called mesonephromas)". ... Relationship to genital tract clear cell adenocarcinoma and vaginal adenosis in daughters". American Journal of Obstetrics and ...
*  Fetal adenocarcinoma
August 2006). "[Clear cell adenocarcinoma with acomponent of well-differentiated fetal adenocareinoma; report of a case]". ... Fetal adenocarcinoma (FA) of the lung is a rare subtype of pulmonary adenocarcinoma that exhibits tissue architecture and cell ... There also seems to be an association with clear cell lung cancer variants. A case of combined small cell lung carcinoma ... Synonyms for FA include well differentiated fetal adenocarcinoma, high-grade fetal adenocarcinoma, pulmonary adenocarcinoma of ...
*  Vaginal cancer
Adenocarcinoma is more likely to spread to the lungs and lymph nodes. Clear cell adenocarcinoma occurs in a small percentage of ... squamous-cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma. Vaginal squamous-cell carcinoma arises from the squamous cells (epithelium) that ... Approximately one in 1,000 (0.1%) DES Daughters will be diagnosed with clear cell adenocarcinoma. The risk is virtually non- ... Vaginal adenocarcinoma arises from the glandular (secretory) cells in the lining of the vagina that produce some vaginal fluids ...
*  ABCF2
"Identification of overexpression and amplification of ABCF2 in clear cell ovarian adenocarcinomas by cDNA microarray analyses ... expression of ABCF2 protein among different histologic types of epithelial ovarian cancer and in clear cell adenocarcinomas of ... "Involvements of the ABC protein ABCF2 and α-actinin-4 in regulation of cell volume and anion channels in human epithelial cells ...
*  GPX3
2008). "Glutathione peroxidase 3 is a candidate mechanism of anticancer drug resistance of ovarian clear cell adenocarcinoma". ... Cell. Biol. 29 (1): 20-30. doi:10.1128/MCB.00544-08. PMC 2612482 . PMID 18936159. Wang Y, Fu W, Xie F, et al. (2010). "Common ... Cell Genet. 66 (2): 96-8. doi:10.1159/000133675. PMID 8287691. Guey LT, García-Closas M, Murta-Nascimento C, et al. (2010). " ... 2008). "Pathway-based evaluation of 380 candidate genes and lung cancer susceptibility suggests the importance of the cell ...
*  Hobnail cell
Hobnail cells are found in clear cell ovarian adenocarcinoma, collecting duct carcinoma, and in end-stage cirrhosis. Kumar, ... In histopathology, a hobnail cell is a cell with a characteristic appearance, including a bulbous nucleus and nuclear ...
*  Clear cell carcinoma
... clear cell endometrial cancer Clear-cell ovarian carcinoma clear-cell adenocarcinoma, synonym or major subtype clear-cell ... Also called clear cell adenocarcinoma and mesonephroma." Examples : Clear cell renal cell carcinoma ~ clear cell kidney cancer ... A Clear-cell carcinoma is a carcinoma (i.e. not a sarcoma) showing clear cells. "A rare type of tumor, usually of the female ... in which the insides of the cells look clear when viewed under a microscope. ...
*  Class III β-tubulin
... of class III beta-tubulin predicts good response to taxane-based chemotherapy in ovarian clear cell adenocarcinoma". Clinical ... However, there are also data in clear cell carcinoma, melanoma and breast cancer showing favorable prognosis. Class III β- ... Cell. 140 (1): 74-87. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2009.12.011. PMC 3164117 . PMID 20074521. André N, Braguer D, Brasseur G, Gonçalves A ... Sieber-Blum M, Schnell L, Grim M, Hu YF, Schneider R, Schwab ME (2006). "Characterization of epidermal neural crest stem cell ( ...
*  Diethylstilbestrol
Subsequent studies have shown an approximate 40-fold increased risk of vaginal/cervical clear cell adenocarcinoma in women ... clear cell adenocarcinoma) of the vagina and/or cervix. DES Diethylstilbestrol Provides resources and social media links for ... who had been diagnosed with vaginal clear cell adenocarcinoma had been exposed prenatally to DES. ... In 1971, DES was shown to cause clear cell carcinoma, a rare vaginal tumor, in girls and women who had been exposed to this ...
*  Mixed Müllerian tumor
On histology, the tumors consist of adenocarcinoma (endometrioid, serous or clear cell) mixed with the malignant mesenchymal ( ... or that the tumor is the result of a stem cell that differentiates into different cell types (the "combination" theory). " ... first from a stem cell into a population of cells, that then differentiates into epithelial and stromal components. There is ... As with endometrial carcinomas, the prognosis is influenced by the grade and type of the adenocarcinoma, being poorest with ...
*  Birth defect
... a synthetic estrogen used from the 1940s to 1971 when the prenatal exposition has been linked to the clear-cell adenocarcinoma ... Male germ cells mutate at a much faster rate than female germ cells, and as the father ages, the DNA of the germ cells mutates ... This is because, as humans age, male germ cells acquire mutations at a much faster rate than female germ cells. Around a 5% ... Cigarette smoke acts as a chemical mutagen on germ cell DNA. The germ cells suffer oxidative damage, and the effects can be ...
*  Kidney cancer
Most cancers in the renal tubule are renal cell carcinoma and clear cell adenocarcinoma. Most cancers in the renal pelvis are ... These include: Clear cell adenocarcinoma Transitional cell carcinoma Inverted papilloma Renal lymphoma Teratoma Carcinosarcoma ... Squamous cell carcinoma Juxtaglomerular cell tumor (reninoma) Angiomyolipoma Bellini duct carcinoma Clear-cell sarcoma of the ... In the second line setting, nivolumab demonstrated an overall survival advantage in advanced clear renal cell carcinoma over ...
*  Sybil Shainwald
Bichler, who at 17 had developed clear cell adenocarcinoma of the cervix and vagina requiring the removal of her reproductive ...
*  Hobnail (disambiguation)
... is medical jargon for cirrhosis of the liver Cellular morphology pathognomonic for clear cell adenocarcinoma of the ovary. ...
*  Fetal origins hypothesis
... was found to be causing an incredibly rare vaginal cancer known as clear-cell adenocarcinoma in young girls when the cancer was ...
*  Index of oncology articles
... clear cell adenocarcinoma - clear-cell sarcoma - clear cell sarcoma of the kidney - clinical breast exam - clinical resistance ... cell - cell differentiation - cell motility - cell proliferation - cell respiration - cell adhesion - cellular adoptive ... systemic therapy T cell - T-3 - T-cell depletion - T-cell lymphoma - T138067 - T4N5 liposomal lotion - T900607 - TAC-101 - ... basal cell - basal cell carcinoma - basal cell nevus syndrome - basophil - batimastat - BAY 12-9566 - BAY 43-9006 - BAY 56-3722 ...
*  Ovarian cancer
Clear-cell adenocarcinomas are histopathologically similar to other clear cell carcinomas, with clear cells and hobnail cells. ... They are typically early-stage and therefore curable by surgery, but advanced clear-cell adenocarcinomas (approximately 20%) ... Usually, when cells grow old or get damaged, they die, and new cells take their place. Cancer starts when new cells form ... Germ cell tumors of the ovary develop from the ovarian germ cells. Germ cell tumor accounts for about 30% of ovarian tumors, ...
*  Salivary gland tumour
... carcinoma Adenoid cystic carcinoma Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma Clear cell ... not otherwise specified Basal cell adenocarcinoma Sebaceous carcinoma Sebaceous lymphadenocarcinoma Cystadenocarcinoma Low- ... MRI Biopsy: The removal of cells or tissues so they can be viewed under a microscope by a pathologist to check for signs of ... tissue tumors Hemangioma Hematolymphoid tumors Hodgkin lymphoma Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma Extranodal marginal zone B cell ...
*  Duocarmycin
... including clear cell Caki-1 carcinoma, colon CX-1 adenocarcinoma, lung LX-1 tumor, ovarian 2780 carcinoma, and prostatic DU-145 ... balancing the effect of potent cell-killing agents on tumor cells versus healthy cells. The synthetic analogs of duocarmycins ... M cell cycle arrest and eventual senescence without significant apoptotic cell death. However, in cells lacking p21, bizelesin ... Bizelesin also enhances p53 and p21 induction and triggers G2/M cell-cycle arrest, resulting in cell senescence without ...
*  Cervical cancer
... adenosquamous carcinoma small cell carcinoma neuroendocrine tumour glassy cell carcinoma villoglandular adenocarcinoma ... If a cone biopsy does not produce clear margins (findings on biopsy showing that the tumor is surrounded by cancer free tissue ... About 90% of cervical cancer cases are squamous cell carcinomas, 10% are adenocarcinoma, and a small number are other types. ... squamous cell carcinoma (about 80-85%) adenocarcinoma (about 15% of cervical cancers in the UK) ...
*  Clear-cell tumor
... clear-cell sarcoma, including clear-cell sarcoma of the kidney clear-cell carcinoma, all/mostly clear-cell adenocarcinoma. ... Clear-cell tumor (any with Clear cells) can refer to: ...