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*  Large-cell lung carcinoma
... undifferentiated malignant neoplasms that lack the cytologic and architectural features of small cell carcinoma and glandular ... LCC is categorized as a type of NSCLC (Non-Small Cell Carcinoma) which originates from epithelial cells of the lung. In most ... in that the tumor cells lack light microscopic characteristics that would classify the neoplasm as a small-cell carcinoma, ...
*  Clear-cell ovarian carcinoma
The pattern may be glandular, papillary or solid. Benign and borderline variants of this neoplasm are rare, and most cases are ... Clear cell ovarian tumors are part of the surface epithelial-stromal tumor group of ovarian cancers, accounting for 6% of these ... Typically, they are cystic neoplasms with polypoid masses that protrude into the cyst. On microscopic pathological examination ... "Do clear cell ovarian carcinomas have poorer prognosis compared to other epithelial cell types? A study of 1411 clear cell ...
*  Anaplastic carcinoma
... is a general term for a malignant neoplasm arising from the uncontrolled proliferation of transformed cells of epithelial ... such as the glandular formation or special cellular junctions that are typical of adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma, ... origin, or showing some epithelial characteristics, but that reveal no cytological or architectural features associated with ...
*  Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma of the lung
... (EMECL) is a very rare histologic form of malignant epithelial neoplasm (" ... Microscopically, EMECL features bi-layered glandular or ductular structures consisting of inner cuboidal cells and outer ... epithelial-myoepithelial tumor, epimyoepithelial carcinoma, and malignant mixed tumor containing epithelial and myoepithelial ... The epithelial component in EMECL's typically strongly express cytokeratins, but are negative for actin and S-100 protein, ...
*  Myoepithelial cell
They lie between the basement membrane and glandular epithelium. Each cell consists of a cell body from which 4-8 processes ... Myoepithelial cells in these cases constitute the basal cell layer of an epithelium that harbors the epithelial progenitor. In ... Jules J. Berman (2009). Neoplasms: principles of development and diversity. Jones & Bartlett Learning. pp. 207-. ISBN 978-0- ... Myoepithelial cells (sometimes referred to as myoepithelium) are cells usually found in glandular epithelium as a thin layer ...
*  Pleomorphic adenoma
... adenoma is a common benign salivary gland neoplasm characterised by neoplastic proliferation of parenchymatous glandular cells ... Epithelial elements may be arranged in duct-like structures, sheets, clumps and/or interlacing strands and consist of polygonal ... The tumor extends through normal glandular parenchyma in the form of finger-like pseudopodia, but this is not a sign of ... Classically it is biphasic and is characterized by an admixture of polygonal epithelial and spindle-shaped myoepithelial ...
*  Fetal adenocarcinoma
Although it is not normally considered a fast-growing malignant neoplasm, FA can exhibit high uptake on FDG-PET scanning. ... Other presenting symptoms described have included: flu-like syndrome with cough and fever, FA is an epithelial tumor whose ... with complex glandular structures and morules with cell nuclei that appear clear due to the accumulation of biotin. While FA ...
*  Ceruminous adenoma
A ceruminous adenoma (also known as adenoma of the ceruminous gland and ceruminoma) is a benign glandular neoplasm which arises ... All cells are positive with pancytokeratin and epithelial membrane antigen; only the luminal cells are positive with CK7; only ... Durko T, Danilewicz M, Pajor A (2003). "[Glandular neoplasms of the external auditory canal--clinical and morphologic ... The tumor shows a dual or biphasic appearance, with glandular or cystic spaces showing inner luminal secretory cells with ...
*  Epithelial cell adhesion molecule
Since EpCAM is expressed exclusively in epithelia and epithelial-derived neoplasms, EpCAM can be used as diagnostic marker for ... EpCAM is expressed on the basolateral membrane of all simple (especially glandular), pseudo-stratified, and transitional ... However, EpCAM is not found in non-epithelial cells or cancers of non-epithelial origin. ... In one study, epithelial tumors were often strongly positive for EpCAM, but mesenchymal tumors showed only occasional and weak ...
*  Skin cancer in horses
... making it the most common neoplasm reported in older horses. Carcinomas are tumors derived from epithelial cells and SCC ... Rarely, primary SCC develops in the esophagus, stomach (non-glandular portion), nasal passages and sinuses, the hard palate, ... Sarcoids are the most common type of skin neoplasm and are the most common type of cancer overall in horses. Squamous-cell ...
*  Fibroadenoma
These tumors characteristically display hypovascular stroma compared to malignant neoplasms. Furthermore, the epithelial ... These are surrounded by glandular, fibrous and fatty tissues. Fibroadenomas develop from the lobules. The glandular tissue and ... stromal proliferation around epithelial structures) and intracanalicular (stromal proliferation compressing the epithelial ... These epithelial sheets tend to show typical metachromatic blue on Diff-Quik staining. Foam cells and apocrine cells may also ...
*  Carcinoma
Lobular and Medullary Neoplasms (8550-8559) Acinar cell neoplasms (8560-8580) Complex epithelial neoplasms The term carcinoma ... Refers to a carcinoma featuring microscopic glandular-related tissue cytology, tissue architecture, and/or gland-related ... 8010-8045) Epithelial neoplasms, NOS (8050-8080) Squamous cell neoplasms (M8070/3) Squamous cell carcinoma, NOS (8090-8110) ... Adnexal and Skin appendage Neoplasms (8430-8439) Mucoepidermoid Neoplasms (8440-8490) Cystic, Mucinous and Serous Neoplasms ( ...
*  Odontogenic cyst
However, epithelial rests may be the origin for the cyst lining later. Not all oral cysts are odontogenic cyst. For example, ... Glandular odontogenic cyst ix. Calcifying odontogenic cyst (b) Non-odontogenic i. Midpalatal raphé cyst of infants ii. ... However, sometimes these masses are considered neoplasm: Keratocyst Calcifying odotogenic cyst According to the current (2005) ... Intra-bony cysts are most common in the jaws, because the mandible and maxilla are the only bones with epithelial components. ...
*  Colorectal cancer
Adenocarcinoma is a malignant epithelial tumor, originating from superficial glandular epithelial cells lining the colon and ... As summarized in the articles Carcinogenesis and Neoplasm, for sporadic cancers in general, a deficiency in DNA repair is ... Eventually, a cell line acquires a mutation in the TP53 gene and transforms the tissue from a benign epithelial tumor into an ... Colorectal cancer is a disease originating from the epithelial cells lining the colon or rectum of the gastrointestinal tract, ...
*  Urachal cancer
The disease might arise from metaplasic glandular epithelium or embryonic epithelial remnants originating from the cloaca ... "Updates in the Pathologic Diagnosis and Classification of Epithelial Neoplasms of Urachal Origin". Advances in Anatomic ...
*  Small intestine
The epithelial cells of the villi transport nutrients from the lumen of the intestine into these capillaries (amino acids and ... The corresponding specific proteins are expressed in glandular cells of the mucosa, such as fatty acid binding protein FABP6. ... Neoplasms (cancers) Adenocarcinoma Carcinoid Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) Lymphoma Sarcoma Leiomyoma Metastatic tumors ... The inner wall, or mucosa, of the small intestine is lined with simple columnar epithelial tissue. Structurally, the mucosa is ...
*  Human skin
The skin is continuous with the inner epithelial lining of the body at the orifices, each of which supports its own complement ... Diseases of the skin include skin infections and skin neoplasms (including skin cancer). Dermatology is the branch of medicine ... For example, aging skin receives less blood flow and lower glandular activity. A validated comprehensive grading scale has ... Vitamin D and analogs are used to downregulate the cutaneous immune system and epithelial proliferation while promoting ...
*  List of cutaneous conditions
... proliferating epithelial cyst) Proliferating trichilemmal cyst (pilar tumor, proliferating follicular cystic neoplasm, ... glandular fever) Inflammatory skin lesions following zoster infection (isotopic response) Intrauterine herpes simplex Kaposi ... ISBN 0-7817-4088-6. McLean WH; Epithelial Genetics, Group (2003). "Genetic disorders of palm skin and nail". J Anat. 202 (1): ... neoplasms, and cysts are skin lesions that develop from the epidermal layer of the skin. Aberrant basal cell carcinoma ...
*  International Classification of Diseases for Oncology
Papillary cystic tumor Solid and papillary epithelial neoplasm Solid and cystic tumor M8452/3 Solid pseudopapillary carcinoma ( ... NOS Glandular papilloma M8260/3 Papillary adenocarcinoma, NOS Papillary carcinoma of thyroid (C73.9) Papillary renal cell ... NOS M8000/6 Neoplasm, metastatic Neoplasm, metastatic Tumor, metastatic Tumor, secondary Tumor embolus M8000/9 Neoplasm, ... benign M8000/1 Neoplasm, uncertain whether benign or malignant Neoplasm, NOS Tumor, NOS Unclassified tumor, uncertain whether ...
*  Mastopexy
Glandular tissue. As a mammary gland, the breast comprises lobules (milk glands at each lobe-tip) and the lactiferous ducts ( ... thus exists the possibility that masses of necrotic fat might be mistakenly palpated as neoplasm lumps; or might be detected as ... which is composed of keratinizing epithelial cells. The dermis is mostly collagen and elastin fibers embedded to a viscous ... The breast-lift correction of a sagging bust is a surgical operation that cuts and removes excess tissues (glandular, adipose, ...
*  Thymus
Stromal cells include epithelial cells of the thymic cortex and medulla, and dendritic cells. The thymus provides an inductive ... ISBN 0-7020-2606-9. Huete-Garin, A.; S.S. Sagel (2005). "Chapter 6: "Mediastinum", Thymic Neoplasm". In J.K.T. Lee; S.S. Sagel ... Thymic tissue containing cysts is rarely described in the literature, ectopic glandular tissue included in the wall of cystic ... They are the remains of the epithelial tubes, which grow out from the third pharyngeal pouches of the embryo to form the thymus ...
*  Breast reduction
... without a skin and glandular pedicle. The therapeutic advantage is the greater volume of breast tissues (glandular, adipose, ... which is composed of keratinizing epithelial cells. The dermis is mostly collagen and elastin fibers embedded to a viscous ... liposuction mammoplasty also is contraindicated for any woman whose mammograms indicate the presence of unevaluated neoplasms; ... Glandular tissue. As a mammary gland, the breast comprises lobules (milk glands at each lobe-tip) and the lactiferous ducts ( ...
*  Keratin 20
2009). "Comparison between mucinous cystic neoplasm and intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the branch duct type of the ... 2009). "Detection of epithelial cells by RT-PCR targeting CEA, CK20, and TEM-8 in colorectal carcinoma patients using OncoQuick ... It is often used in combination with antibodies to CK7 to distinguish different types of glandular tumour. ENSG00000263057 ... and low proliferative activity define those papillary urothelial neoplasms of low malignant potential that do not recur". ...
*  MALT lymphoma
... of MALT lymphoma is the presence of neoplastic cells within epithelial structures with associated destruction of the glandular ... ISBN 0-7817-5007-5. Frequency of lymphoid neoplasms. (Source: Modified from WHO Blue Book on Tumour of Hematopoietic and ...
*  Neoplasm
Breast cysts (as occur commonly during pregnancy and at other times) are another example, as are other encapsulated glandular ... lengthwise to expose the inner surface of the colon and to display the cancer and polyps occurring within the inner epithelial ... ICD-10 classifies neoplasms into four main groups: benign neoplasms, in situ neoplasms, malignant neoplasms, and neoplasms of ... The term 'neoplasm' is a synonym of "tumor". 'Neoplasia' denotes the process of the formation of neoplasms/tumors, the process ...
*  Prostate cancer
"Male Genitals - Prostate Neoplasms". Pathology study images. University of Virginia School of Medicine. Archived from the ... 5-LOX can be induced by pro-inflammatory stimuli and is expressed in epithelial cancers including lung, prostate, breast, and ... Prostate cancer is classified as an adenocarcinoma, or glandular cancer, that begins when normal semen-secreting prostate gland ... thus affects the amount of MSMB protein synthesized and secreted by epithelial cells of the prostate. While some dietary ...