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*  List of MeSH codes (C04)
... neoplasms, muscle tissue MeSH C04.557.450.590.350 --- granular cell tumor MeSH C04.557.450.590.450 --- leiomyoma MeSH C04.557. ... sebaceous gland neoplasms MeSH C04.588.805.776 --- sweat gland neoplasms MeSH C04.588.839.500 --- muscle neoplasms MeSH C04.588 ... nose neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.721.656 --- orbital neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.721.828 --- skull base neoplasms MeSH C04.588. ... anal gland neoplasms MeSH C04.588.274.476.411.445 --- duodenal neoplasms MeSH C04.588.274.476.411.501 --- ileal neoplasms MeSH ...
*  Eye neoplasm
... helping to spare healthy tissue and the sensible optic nerves. Enucleation of the Eye - Removal of the eye, but the muscles and ... Eye neoplasms can affect all parts of the eye, and can be a benign tumor or a malignant tumor (cancer). Eye cancers can be ... Large deep orbital dermoid cysts can cause pressure effects on the muscles and optic nerve, leading to diplopia and loss of ... Iridectomy - Removal of the affected piece of the iris Choroidectomy - Removal of the choroid layer (the vascular tissue ...
*  Cavernous hemangioma
This neoplasm is usually located within the muscle cone, which is lateral to the optic nerve. It is not usually treated unless ... Also, the structural support from the smooth muscle is hindered, causing leakage into the surrounding tissue. It is the leakage ... Seizures due to the compression of the brain tissue or hemorrhaging of angioma scarring surrounding tissue Stroke or ... If the lesion caused by the cavernous hemangioma is destroying healthy tissue around it or if the patient is experiencing major ...
*  Thyroid neoplasm
There's still a risk of hypothyroidism though, as the remaining thyroid tissue may not be able to produce enough hormones in ... Other thyroid malignancies include thyroid lymphoma, various types of thyroid sarcoma, smooth muscle tumors, teratoma, squamous ... Thyroid neoplasm is a neoplasm or tumor of the thyroid. It can be a benign tumor such as thyroid adenoma, or it can be a ... Thyroid neoplasm might be classified as benign or malignant. Thyroid adenoma is a benign neoplasm of the thyroid. Thyroid ...
*  Scrotal ultrasound
12]. Leiomyomas are benign neoplasms that may arise from any structure or organ containing smooth muscle. The majority of ... CT and MR imaging are more specific, as they can easily recognize fatty component along with other soft tissue component more ... The appendix testis is a mullerian duct remnant and consists of fibrous tissue and blood vessels within an envelope of columnar ... 13b], but corresponding to transition zones between the various tissue components of the mass are characteristic of leiomyoma ...
*  Neoplasm
... is an abnormal growth of tissue which, if it forms a mass, is commonly referred to as a tumor. This abnormal growth ( ... "The association of Epstein-Barr virus with smooth-muscle tumors occurring after organ transplantation". N. Engl. J. Med. 332 (1 ... ICD-10 classifies neoplasms into four main groups: benign neoplasms, in situ neoplasms, malignant neoplasms, and neoplasms of ... Malignant neoplasms are also simply known as cancers and are the focus of oncology. Prior to the abnormal growth of tissue, as ...
*  Idiopathic orbital inflammatory disease
CT findings In non-enhanced CT one may observe a lacrimal, extra-ocular muscle, or other orbital mass. It may be focal or ... Tissue antigens. 70(2):105-109, 2007 Cruz AAV. Orbital inflammation and infection versus neoplasia. In: Karcioglu ZA, ed. ... Its diagnosis is of exclusion once neoplasm, primary infection and systemic disorders have been ruled-out. Once diagnosed, it ... It can range from a diffuse inflammatory process to a more localized inflammation of muscle, lacrimal gland or orbital fat. Its ...
*  Heterochromia iridum
Neoplasm - Melanomas can also be very lightly pigmented, and a lighter colored iris may be a rare manifestation of metastatic ... Parry-Romberg syndrome - due to tissue loss. Heterochromia has also been observed in those with Duane syndrome. Chronic iritis ... The stroma around the iris sphincter muscle becomes darker than the peripheral stroma. A stimulation of melanin synthesis ... Deposition of material Siderosis - iron deposition within ocular tissues due to a penetrating injury and a retained iron- ...
*  Tuberous sclerosis
These tumors are composed of vascular (angio-), smooth muscle (-myo-), and fat (-lip-) tissue. Although benign, an ... Between 60 and 80% of TSC patients have benign tumors (once thought hamartomatous, but now considered true neoplasms) of the ... Interposed neural tissue is not present. These nodules have a tendency to calcify as the patient ages. A nodule that markedly ... TSC affects tissues from different germ layers. Cutaneous and visceral lesions may occur, including adenoma sebaceum, cardiac ...
*  Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
GISTs arise in the smooth muscle pacemaker interstitial cell of Cajal, or similar cells. They are defined as tumors whose ... Among imaging studies, MRI has the best tissue contrast, which aids in the identification of masses within the GI tract ( ... Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) are the most common mesenchymal neoplasms of the gastrointestinal tract. ... For example, some previous diagnoses of stomach and small bowel leiomyosarcomas (malignant tumor of smooth muscle) would be ...
*  Gardner's syndrome
Desmoid tumors are fibrous tumors which usually occur in the tissue covering the intestines and may be provoked by surgery to ... The incidence of mammary desmoid tumours is less than 0.2% of primary breast neoplasms. In Gardner's syndrome the incidence ... Desmoid tumors arise most frequently from the aponeurosis of the rectus abdominal muscle of multiparous women. The extra- ... Treatment:wide excision taking 8mm normal tissue as this is locally malignant. For recurrence radiotherapy is given The ...
*  Endoscopic submucosal dissection
The resected size and shape can be controlled, en bloc resection is possible even in a large neoplasm, and neoplasms with ... It was reported that a hyaluronic acid solution makes a better long-lasting submucosal cushion without tissue damage than other ... is an advanced surgical procedure using endoscopy to remove gastrointestinal tumors that have not entered the muscle layer. ESD ... So this technique can be applied to the resection of complex neoplasms such as large neoplasms, ulcerative non-lifting ...
*  Orbit (anatomy)
Extrinsic eye muscle. Nerves of orbita. Deep dissection. Extrinsic eye muscle. Nerves of orbita. Deep dissection. Extrinsic eye ... If excessive tissue accumulates behind the ocular globe, the eye can protrude, or become exophthalmic. Enlargement of the ... Injury to any one of these structures by infection, trauma or neoplasm can cause temporary or permanent visual dysfunction, and ... Extrinsic eye muscle. Nerves of orbita. Deep dissection. "Orbit - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster Dictionary ...
*  Dactinomycin
... and muscle pains. Other serious side effects include future cancers, allergic reactions, and tissue death at the site of ... This includes Wilms tumor, rhabdomyosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma, trophoblastic neoplasm, testicular cancer, and certain types of ...
*  Smooth muscle tissue
Intravascular leiomyomatosis is a benign neoplasm that extends through the veins; angioleiomyoma is a benign neoplasm of the ... make the entire smooth muscle tissue contract with them. The smooth muscle is the only type of muscle without the ability to be ... Smooth muscle-containing tissue needs to be stretched often, so elasticity is an important attribute of smooth muscle. Smooth ... Smooth muscle is fundamentally different from skeletal muscle and cardiac muscle in terms of structure, function, regulation of ...
*  Bradykinin receptor B1
"Comparison of tissue kallikrein and kinin receptor expression in gastric ulcers and neoplasms". Int. Immunopharmacol. 1 (12): ... Sjuve R, Boels PJ, Uvelius B, Arner A (2000). "Up-regulation of bradykinin response in rat and human bladder smooth muscle". J ... B1 protein is synthesized de novo following tissue injury and receptor binding leads to an increase in the cytosolic calcium ...
*  Xanthosis
... is a yellowish discoloration of degenerating tissue chemical tissues, especially seen in malignant neoplasms. Can be ... Xanthosis is a brown pigmentation of skeletal and heart muscles of cattle. The condition is particularly seen in older animals ...
*  Radio frequency
Surgically, the extreme heat that can be produced by diathermy may be used to destroy neoplasms, warts, and infected tissues, ... It is commonly used for muscle relaxation. It is also a method of heating tissue electromagnetically for therapeutic purposes ... A death ray is a weapon that delivers heat ray electromagnetic energy at levels that injure human tissue. The inventor of the ... note that a typical microwave oven induces a tissue damaging cooking effect inside the oven at about 2 kV/m). Since radio ...
*  Facial nerve paralysis
Regional muscle transposition using temporalis muscle\ masseter muscle. Free muscle transfer like gracilis muscle. " ... Often, since facial neoplasms have such an intimate relationship with the facial nerve, removing tumors in this region becomes ... while malignant tumors should always be resected along with large areas of tissue around them, including the facial nerve. ... or muscle transfer/transposition techniques, such as the gracilis free muscle transfer. Patients with facial nerve paralysis ...
*  Primrose syndrome
Additional symptoms included muscle atrophy in the legs and hands, deafness, cataracts, and a tissue mass covering the roof of ... a neoplasm on the mouth's hard palate), muscle atrophy, and distorted facial features. Other symptoms usually occur, different ... described an adult male mentally retarded patient who had calcified pinnae and a neoplasm of the palate. The patient also had ... Collacott, R.A.; O'Malley, B.P.; Young, I.D. (September 1986). "The syndrome of mental handicap, cataracts, muscle wasting and ...
*  Pericyte
"Type-1 pericytes participate in fibrous tissue deposition in aged skeletal muscle". AJP: Cell Physiology. 305 (11): C1098. doi: ... Hemangiopericytoma is a rare vascular neoplasm, or abnormal growth, that may either be benign or malignant. In its malignant ... A lineage relationship to other cell types has been proposed, including smooth muscle cells, neural cells, NG2 glia, muscle ... Pericytes in the skeletal striated muscle are of two distinct populations, each with its own role. The first pericyte subtype ( ...
*  Index of biochemistry articles
... neoplasm protein - Nernst equation - nerve - nerve growth factor - nerve growth factor receptor - nerve tissue protein - nerve ... muscle - muscle protein - mutagen - mutation - myc gene - mycology - myelin basic protein - myeloma protein - myosin - N- ... tissue protein S 100 - nervous system - neurobiology - neurofilament protein - neurokinin A - neurokinin K - neurokinin-1 ...
*  List of adverse effects of sertraline
It is characterised by fever, muscle rigidity, rhabdomyolysis (muscle breakdown), profuse sweating, tachycardia, tachypnoea ( ... swelling of breast tissue in men) Hyperprolactinaemia (high blood prolactin levels) Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid gland) ... Rash Follicular Glaucoma Lacrimal Disorder Scotoma Diplopia Photophobia Hyphaema Mydriasis Hair Texture Abnormal Neoplasm ... in the GI tract) Muscle cramps Arthralgia Depressive symptoms Euphoria Hallucination Alopecia (hair loss) Urinary Retention ( ...
*  Tumefactive multiple sclerosis
Spasticity is an involuntary muscle movement like an exaggerated stretch reflex, which is when a muscle overcompensates and ... Edema is the build-up of fluid within the brain tissue. Usually, the ring enhancement is directed toward the cortical surface. ... Symptoms also can mimic a neoplasm with symptoms such as headaches, aphasia, and/ or seizures.[13] There are some differences ... It is believed that spasticity is the result of the lack of inhibitory control on the muscles, an effect of neuronal damage. ...
*  Alveolar soft part sarcoma
ASPS arises in muscles and deep soft tissue of the thigh or the leg (lower extremities), but can also appear in the upper ... Calcifications are commonly present, as may be seen with slow growing neoplasms. Although ASPS displays a relatively indolent ... Alveolar soft part sarcoma, abbreviated ASPS, is a very rare type of soft-tissue sarcoma, that grows slowly and whose cell of ... According to the American Cancer Society, about 9530 new cases of soft tissue sarcoma will be diagnosed in the USA in 2006. ...
*  Papillary tumors of the pineal region
The cells of the tumor will often grow into nearby normal brain tissue. Grade III tumors tend to recur as higher-grade tumors. ... These proteins arise from blood vessels, nerve cells and muscle cells. These tumors, papillary tumors in this case, have no ... Papillary tumor of the pineal region (PTPR) is a recently described neoplasm that has been formally recognized in the 2007 ... They have a slightly abnormal microscopic appearance and can spread into nearby normal tissue. Grade II tumors can also recur ...