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*  Lung cancer
Horn, L; Lovly, CM; Johnson, DH (2015). "Chapter 107: Neoplasms of the lung". In Kasper, DL; Hauser, SL; Jameson, JL; Fauci, AS ... Stage IIIA lung cancer Stage IIIB lung cancer Stage IIIB lung cancer Stage IV lung cancer Smoking prevention and smoking ... Lung cancer, also known as lung carcinoma, is a malignant lung tumor characterized by uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of ... Diagrams of main features of staging Stage IA and IB lung cancer Stage IIA lung cancer Stage IIB lung cancer One option for ...
*  Large-cell lung carcinoma with rhabdoid phenotype
Lung cancers are now considered a large and extremely heterogeneous family of neoplasms that feature widely varying genetic, ... Squamous cell lung carcinoma Small cell lung carcinoma Adenocarcinoma of the lung Large cell lung carcinoma Adenosquamous ... Large cell lung carcinoma with rhabdoid phenotype (LCLC-RP) is a rare histological form of lung cancer, currently classified as ... The histogenesis of most lung cancers is not well understood. Carcinomas of the lung are thought to arise from the uncontrolled ...
*  Treatment of lung cancer
... in an attempt to cure or lessen the adverse impact of malignant neoplasms originating in lung tissue. Lung cancer is an ... curing lung cancer, (2) controlling lung cancer, and (3) being comfortable. In most cases, the goal of lung cancer surgery is ... "Lung-Sparing Surgery Effective for Early-Stage Lung Cancer". Medscape Medical News. Gale, Karla (2 November 2010). "Lung Cancer ... Surgery is very rarely used in cases of stage 3b or stage 4 non-small cell lung carcinoma. In patients with stage 3 lung cancer ...
*  Crizotinib
About 4% of patients with non-small cell lung carcinoma have a chromosomal rearrangement that generates a fusion gene between ... which is involved in the oncogenesis of a number of other histological forms of malignant neoplasms. Crizotinib is currently ... In March 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved crizotinib in ROS1-positive non-small cell lung cancer. ... Forde PM, Rudin CM (2012). "Crizotinib in the treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer". Expert Opin Pharmacother. 13 (8): 1195- ...
*  Squamous cell carcinoma
Common types include: Squamous cell skin cancer: A type of skin cancer Squamous-cell carcinoma of the lung: A type of lung ... ISBN 978-1-4160-2973-1. Berman JJ (November 2004). "Tumor taxonomy for the developmental lineage classification of neoplasms". ... When associated with the lung, it is typically a centrally located large cell cancer (non-small cell lung cancer or NSCLC). It ... Yu Y, Yang A, Hu S, Yan H (June 2009). "Correlation of HPV-16/18 infection of human papillomavirus with lung squamous cell ...
*  Giant-cell carcinoma of the lung
Spivach A, Borea B, Bertoli G, Daris G (July 1976). "[Primary lung neoplasm of rare incidence: giant cell carcinoma]". Minerva ... The new paradigm recognizes that lung cancers are a large and extremely heterogeneous family of malignant neoplasms, with over ... Travis WD (November 2010). "Sarcomatoid neoplasms of the lung and pleura". Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 134 (11): 1645-58. doi: ... About 1% of lung cancers are sarcomas, germ cell tumors, and hematopoietic tumors, while 99% of lung cancers are carcinoma. ...
*  Follicular thyroid cancer
If fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) suggests follicular neoplasm, thyroid lobectomy should be performed to establish the ... Follicular carcinoma tends to metastasize to lung and bone via the bloodstream. Papillary thyroid carcinoma commonly ...
*  BRAF (gene)
... non-small-cell lung carcinoma, adenocarcinoma of the lung, brain tumors including glioblastoma and pilocytic astrocytomas as ... a benign but locally infiltrative odontogenic neoplasm. The V600E mutation may also be linked, as a single-driver mutation (a ... This mutation has been widely observed in papillary thyroid carcinoma, colorectal cancer, melanoma and non-small-cell lung ... in lung cancers and 5% in colorectal cancer. In 90% of the cases, thymine is substituted with adenine at nucleotide 1799. This ...
*  Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma
... of the lung Adenomyoepithelioma Intermed. mag. High mag. Kasper, HU.; Mellin, W.; Kriegsmann ... a low grade malignant neoplasm? Report of two cases and review of the literature". Pathol Res Pract. 195 (3): 189-92. doi: ...
*  Florid cutaneous papillomatosis
It is likely directly induced by an underlying neoplasm secreting a growth factor. One candidate may be alpha-transforming ... FCP is associated with underlying cancer of the breast, bladder, ovary, uterus, prostate, and lung. Other associated underlying ... May 2000). "Florid cutaneous and mucosal papillomatosis with acanthosis nigricans revealing a primary lung cancer". J Eur Acad ... lung cancer and cervical cancer. Other associated underlying malignancies include squamous cell carcinomas and lymphomas. ...
*  DEC1
Leung AC, Wong VC, Yang LC, Chan PL, Daigo Y, Nakamura Y, Qi RZ, Miller LD, Liu ET, Wang LD, Li JL, Law S, Tsao SW, Lung ML ( ... "DEC1 expression in 1p-aberrant oligodendroglial neoplasms". Histol. Histopathol. 20 (4): 1173-7. PMID 16136500. Yang L, Leung ... Leung AC, Wong VC, Yang LC, Chan PL, Daigo Y, Nakamura Y, Qi RZ, Miller LD, Liu ET, Wang LD, Li JL, Law S, Tsao SW, Lung ML ( ... Wong VC, Ko JM, Qi RZ, Li PJ, Wang LD, Li JL, Chan YP, Chan KW, Stanbridge EJ, Lung ML (Mar 1, 2011). "Abrogated expression of ...
*  Bone tumor
Carcinomas of the prostate, breasts, lungs, thyroid, and kidneys are the carcinomas that most commonly metastasize to bone. ... Some benign tumors are not true neoplasms, but rather, represent hamartomas, namely the osteochondroma. The most common ... lung, and prostate. Reliable and valid statistics on the incidence, prevalence, and mortality of malignant bone tumors are ...
*  Carcinoma
Lobular and Medullary Neoplasms (8550-8559) Acinar cell neoplasms (8560-8580) Complex epithelial neoplasms The term carcinoma ... Oral: Most of oral cancers are squamous-cell carcinoma Lung: Carcinoma comprises >98% of all lung cancers. Breast: Nearly all ... Adnexal and Skin appendage Neoplasms (8430-8439) Mucoepidermoid Neoplasms (8440-8490) Cystic, Mucinous and Serous Neoplasms ( ... 8010-8045) Epithelial neoplasms, NOS (8050-8080) Squamous cell neoplasms (M8070/3) Squamous cell carcinoma, NOS (8090-8110) ...
*  Adamantinoma
This tumor is insensitive to radiation so chemotherapy is not typically used unless the cancer has metastasized to the lungs or ... In 1885, this kind of odontogenic neoplasm was designated as an adamantinoma by Malassez and was finally renamed to the modern ...
*  CD133
"Highly tumorigenic lung cancer CD133+ cells display stem-like features and are spared by cisplatin treatment". Proc. Natl. Acad ... "CD133 expression pattern distinguishes intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms from ductal adenocarcinomas of the pancreas". ... "CD133 is indicative for a resistance phenotype but does not represent a prognostic marker for survival of non-small cell lung ...
*  Subcutaneous emphysema
... the membrane lining the lung), to the hilum of the lung, up to the trachea, to the neck and then to the chest wall. The ... It may also occur with fractures of the facial bones, neoplasms, during asthma attacks, when the Heimlich maneuver is used, and ... From the punctured lungs or airways, the air travels up the perivascular sheaths and into the mediastinum, from which it can ... When the pleural membranes are punctured, as occurs in penetrating trauma of the chest, air may travel from the lung to the ...
*  Desmoplasia
Expression of tenascin C by breast cancer cells has been demonstrated to allow for metastasis to the lungs and cause the ... Desmoplasia may occur around a neoplasm, causing dense fibrosis around the tumor, or scar tissue (adhesions) within the abdomen ... El-Torkey, M; Giltman, LI; Dabbous, M (1985). "Collagens in scar carcinoma of the lung". The American Journal of Pathology. 121 ... 2011). "Breast cancer cells produce tenascin C as a metastatic niche component to colonize the lungs". Nature Medicine. 17 (7 ...
*  Carcinosis
When most tumors metastasize to the lung, they form distinct nodules, but about 7% spread through the lymph vessels of the lung ... Young, Robert H. (2004). "Pseudomyxoma peritonei and selected other aspects of the spread of appendiceal neoplasms". Seminars ... Breast cancer, lung cancer and melanoma are the most common tumors. Colorectal cancer patients with peritoneal involvement can ... Marks, J. L. (1950). "Metastatic Tumors of the Lung". Chest. 17 (1): 63-73. doi:10.1378/chest.17.1.63. ISSN 0012-3692. Currall ...
*  Philip E. Bernatz
2009). "for Lung Cancer Disease Site Group of Cancer Care Ontario's Program in Evidence-Based Care: The management of thymoma: ... Kaiser LR: Surgical treatment of thymic epithelial neoplasms. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 2008; 22: 475-488. Skeie GO, Romi F: ... Bernatz rapidly acquired clinical experience with the treatment of thymoma, a potentially-aggressive mediastinal neoplasm which ...
*  Phyllodes tumor
The commonest sites for distant metastases are the lung, bone, and abdominal viscera. Rare sites of metastasis like to parotid ... They account for less than 1% of all breast neoplasms. Phyllodes tumors are a fibroepithelial tumor composed of an epithelial ...
*  Brain tumor
Neoplasms will often show as differently colored masses (also referred to as processes) in CT or MRI results. Benign brain ... with about half of metastases coming from lung cancer. Primary brain tumors occur in around 250,000 people a year globally, ... More generally a neoplasm may cause release of metabolic end products (e.g., free radicals, altered electrolytes, ... The skull bone structure can also be subject to a neoplasm that by its very nature reduces the volume of the intracranial ...
*  List of cancer types
Bronchial adenomas/carcinoids Small cell lung cancer Mesothelioma Non-small cell lung cancer Pleuropulmonary blastoma Laryngeal ... Marginal zone B-cell lymphoma Mast cell leukemia Mediastinal large B cell lymphoma Multiple myeloma/plasma cell neoplasm ... Nearly all cancers developing in the breast, prostate, lung, pancreas, and colon are carcinomas. Sarcoma: Cancers arising from ...
*  Fever of unknown origin
Although most neoplasms can present with fever, malignant lymphoma is by far the most common diagnosis of FUO among the ... Cyclic neutropenia Drug fever Erdheim-Chester disease Extrinsic allergic alveolitis Factitious disease Fire-eater's lung ... neoplasms. In some cases the fever even precedes lymphadenopathy detectable by physical examination. ADEM (acute disseminated ...
*  Cancer
They form a subset of neoplasms. A neoplasm or tumor is a group of cells that have undergone unregulated growth and will often ... "European Consensus Statement on Lung Cancer: risk factors and prevention. Lung Cancer Panel". Ca. 48 (3): 167-76; discussion ... Cancers such as lung cancer and mesothelioma can come from inhaling tobacco smoke or asbestos fibers, or leukemia from exposure ... Lung cancer death rates in the United States have mirrored smoking patterns, with increases in smoking followed by dramatic ...
*  SLC7A5
2008). "l-type amino acid transporter 1 and CD98 expression in primary and metastatic sites of human neoplasms". Cancer Sci. 99 ... 2008). "Expression of L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) in neuroendocrine tumors of the lung". Pathol. Res. Pract. 204 (8 ... 2008). "Prognostic significance of L-type amino acid transporter 1 expression in resectable stage I-III nonsmall cell lung ... 2009). "A novel five-antibody immunohistochemical test for subclassification of lung carcinoma". Mod. Pathol. 22 (8): 1032-43. ...
*  Immunocontraception
... lung carcinoma, and colorectal cancer. Therefore, immunity against hCG has applications such as imaging of cancer cells, ... hCG was discovered to be expressed in certain kinds of malignant neoplasms, including breast cancer, adenocarcinoma of the ... "Selective expression of trophoblastic hormones by lung carcinoma: neuroendocrine tumors exclusively produce human chorionic ...
*  Skin cancer in horses
Sarcoids are the most common type of skin neoplasm and are the most common type of cancer overall in horses. Squamous-cell ... They can metastasize to other organs, with reported rates as high as 18.6%, primarily to the lymph nodes and lung. Tumors ... Common sites for metastasis include lymph nodes, the liver, spleen, lung, skeletal muscle, blood vessels and parotid salivary ... guttural pouches and lung. The eyelid is the most common site, accounting for 40-50% of cases, followed by male (25-10% of ...