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*  List of MeSH codes (C23)
... neoplasm seeding MeSH C23.550.727.650.895 --- neoplasms, unknown primary MeSH C23.550.727.655 --- neoplasm recurrence, local ... neoplasm metastasis MeSH C23.550.727.650.560 --- lymphatic metastasis MeSH C23.550.727.650.645 --- neoplasm circulating cells ... MeSH C23.550.727.670 --- neoplasm regression, spontaneous MeSH C23.550.727.700 --- neoplasm, residual MeSH C23.550.737.500 --- ... fever of unknown origin MeSH C23.888.119.344.672 --- sweating sickness MeSH C23.888.119.565 --- hypothermia MeSH C23.888. ...
*  Cancer of unknown primary origin
The remaining 10 percent are either poorly or undifferentiated malignant neoplasms (5%), or squamous cell carcinomas (5%). ... targeting specific subtypes of unknown primary. Varadhachary, Gauri R. (2007). "Carcinoma of Unknown Primary Origin". ... It is generally accepted that cancer of unknown primary site exists because the primary tumor is not identified due to clinical ... Cancer of unknown primary origin (CUP, "occult cancer") is a cancer that is determined to be at the metastatic stage at the ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C04)
... neoplasm circulating cells MeSH C04.697.650.830 --- neoplasm seeding MeSH C04.697.650.895 --- neoplasms, unknown primary MeSH ... 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 ... femoral neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.721 --- skull neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.721.450 --- jaw neoplasms MeSH C04.588.149.721. ...
*  Neoplasm
Rarely there can be a metastatic neoplasm with no known site of the primary cancer and this is classed as a cancer of unknown ... benign neoplasms, in situ neoplasms, malignant neoplasms, and neoplasms of uncertain or unknown behavior. Malignant neoplasms ... Secondary neoplasm refers to any of a class of cancerous tumor that is either a metastatic offshoot of a primary tumor, or an ... DNA damage is considered to be the primary underlying cause of malignant neoplasms known as cancers. Its central role in ...
*  Malignant rhabdoid tumour
The exact pathogenesis of MRT is unknown. The cerebellum is the most common location for primary intracerebral MRT (i.e., AT/RT ... MRTs are a rare and highly malignant childhood neoplasm. Later rhabdoid tumours outside the kidney were reported in many ... Several cases of primary intracranial MRT have been reported since its recognition as a separate entity in 1978. The term ... were first to report a primary intracranial MRT around 1987. Although the cell of origin is not known, cytogenetic studies have ...
*  Osteosarcoma
Overall survival prognosis is about 30%. Deaths due to malignant neoplasms of the bones and joints account for an unknown ... Osteosarcoma is the most common histological form of primary bone cancer. It is most prevalent in teenagers and young adults. ... Initial presentation of stage III osteosarcoma with lung metastases depends on the resectability of the primary tumor and lung ... Specifically, it is an aggressive malignant neoplasm that arises from primitive transformed cells of mesenchymal origin (and ...
*  Osteoblastoma
... is an uncommon osteoid tissue-forming primary neoplasm of the bone. It has clinical and histologic manifestations ... Although similar to osteoid osteoma, it is larger (between 2 and 6 cm). The cause of osteoblastoma is unknown. Histologically, ... In the US, Osteoblastomas account for only 0.5-2% of all primary bone tumors and only 14% of benign bone tumors making it a ...
*  Hydrocele testis
A primary hydrocele causes a painless enlargement in the scrotum on the affected side and is thought to be due to the defective ... A secondary hydrocele is secondary to either inflammation or a neoplasm in the testis. A hydrocele usually occurs on one side, ... but the cause is generally unknown. Indirect inguinal hernia indicates increased risk of hydrocele.[citation needed] A ... features a hydrocele testis he suffered as a teenager as a primary plot point. The play premiered at The Dublin Fringe Festival ...
*  Myelofibrosis
The cause and risk factors for primary myelofibrosis are unknown. The principal site of extramedullary hematopoiesis in ... Barosi, Giovanni, Conventional and Investigational Therapy for Primary Myelofibrosis, in Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, ... the terms idiopathic and primary mean that in these cases the disease is of unknown or spontaneous origin. This is in contrast ... "primary myelofibrosis". In 2008 WHO has adopted the name of "primary myelofibrosis." Eponyms for the disease are Heuck-Assmann ...
*  Hypereosinophilia
... cause unknown. The World Health Organization classifies these disorders into a) Myeloid and lymphoid neoplasms with ... Primary hypereosinophilia is due to the development of a clone of eosinophils, i.e. a group of genetically identical ... Primary immunodeficiency diseases are inborn errors in the immune system due to defective genes. Certain of these disorders are ... Primary disorders associated with and known or presumed to cause hypereosinophilia or eosinophilia are given below. Helminths ...
*  Canine histiocytic diseases
Primary lesions of HS occur in spleen, lymph node, lung, bone marrow, skin and subcutis especially of extremities. Secondary ... This is certainly true once clinical signs are apparent, but the subclinical period is of unknown duration. The HS complex of ... histiocytic neoplasm which arises in multiple sites simultaneously. Most lesions previously defined as MH are probably more ... CNS involvement (primary or secondary) can lead to seizures, incoordination and paralysis. Regenerative and non-regenerative ...
*  Sebaceous carcinoma
This neoplasm is thought to arise from sebaceous glands in the skin and, therefore, may originate anywhere in the body where ... The cause of these lesions are, in the vast majority of cases, unknown. Occasional cases may be associated with Muir-Torre ... When used as the primary treatment modality for sebaceous carcinoma of the eyelid, Mohs surgery is associated with ... The cell of origin is usually unknown. Sebaceous gland carcinoma clearly resembles normal sebaceous glands and is thought to ...
*  Adrenocortical carcinoma
... primary pigmented nodular adrenocortical disease which can be sporadic or part of Carney complex and primary bilateral macro ... It is unknown which regimen is better. Researchers at Uppsala University Hospital initiated a collaboration between ... Finally, c-myc gene expression is relatively high in neoplasms, and it is often linked to poor prognosis. Bilateral ... The main etiologic factor of adrenocortical cancer is unknown. Families with Li-Fraumeni syndrome have increased risk. The p53 ...
*  Mouth ulcer
Treatment is cause-related, but also symptomatic if the underlying cause is unknown or not correctable. It is also important to ... The least common type is herpetiform ulceration, so named because the condition resembles primary herpetic gingivostomatitis. ... creates immunodeficiencies which allow opportunistic infections or neoplasms to proliferate. Bacterial processes leading to ... The exact cause of aphthous stomatitis is unknown, but there may be a genetic predisposition in some people. Other possible ...
*  Carcinoma
"Poorly differentiated carcinoma of unknown primary site". Retrieved 27 January 2014. Kuriakose MA, Hicks WL, Loree TR, Yee H ( ... Lobular and Medullary Neoplasms (8550-8559) Acinar cell neoplasms (8560-8580) Complex epithelial neoplasms The term carcinoma ... 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) ...
*  Perivascular epithelioid cell tumour
Folpe AL, Mentzel T, Lehr HA, Fisher C, Balzer BL, Weiss SW (Dec 2005). "Perivascular epithelioid cell neoplasms of soft tissue ... The cell type from which these tumours originate remains unknown. Normally, no perivascular epitheloid cells exist; the name ... abdominopelvic sarcoma of perivascular epitheloid cells primary extrapulmonary sugar tumour Thus, it has been advocated that ... The precursor cell of PEComas is currently unknown; there is no normal counterpart "perivascular epitheloid cell". Genetically ...
*  Fever of unknown origin
Polymer fume fever Post-cardiac injury syndrome Postmyocardial infarction syndrome Primary biliary cirrhosis Primary ... Although most neoplasms can present with fever, malignant lymphoma is by far the most common diagnosis of FUO among the ... Fever of unknown origin (FUO), pyrexia of unknown origin (PUO) or febris e causa ignota (febris E.C.I.) refers to a condition ... Bartonella infections are also known to cause fever of unknown origin. Here are the known causes of FUO. ...
*  PAX8
The mechanism of switching on the genes is unknown. Some studies have suggested that the renal PAX genes act as pro-survival ... For this reason, the immunodetection of PAX8 is widely used for diagnosing primary and metastatic renal tumors. Re-activation ... aka Hurthle-Cell Neoplasms). Tumors expressing the PAX8/PPARy are usually present in at a young age, small in size, present in ...
*  David Velázquez Fernández
2005) Differential RNA expresión profile by cDNA microarray in sporadic primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT):primary parathyroid ... 2003) Laparoscopic approach to fever of unknown origin. (2003) Correlation between radiologic and pathologic dimensions of ... 2009) Information theoretical methods to deconvolute genetic regulatory networks applied to thyroid neoplasms. (2009) Análisis ... 2011) Primary Adrenal Malignancies. (2012) Clinical Impact of a 6-week preoperative very low calorie diet on body weight and ...
*  Idiopathic orbital inflammatory disease
Its diagnosis is of exclusion once neoplasm, primary infection and systemic disorders have been ruled-out. Once diagnosed, it ... The exact cause of IOI is unknown, but infectious and immune-mediated mechanisms have been proposed. Several studies have ... Its former name, orbital pseudotumor, is derived due to resemblance to a neoplasm. However, histologically it is characterized ...
*  Glossary of communication disorders
Laryngeal neoplasms Abnormal growths in the larynx (voice box) that can be cancerous or noncancerous. Laryngeal nodules ... Larynx Valve structure between the trachea (windpipe) and the pharynx (the upper throat) that is the primary organ of voice ... Landau-Kleffner syndrome Childhood disorder of unknown origin which often extends into adulthood and can be identified by ...
*  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 true incidence, prevalence, and mortality of GCCL is generally unknown due to a lack of accurate cancer data on a national ... GCCL and primary pulmonary choriocarcinoma can also be differentiated on the basis of ultrastructural features by electron ... In an American study of a database of over 60,000 lung cancers, GCCL comprised between 0.3% and 0.4% of primary pulmonary ...
*  Testicle
The pain involved travels up from each testicle into the abdominal cavity, via the spermatic plexus, which is the primary nerve ... Testicular cancer and other neoplasms - To improve the chances of catching possible cases of testicular cancer or other health ... a painful inflammation of the epididymis or epididymides frequently caused by bacterial infection but sometimes of unknown ... and the more mature forms such as primary and secondary spermatocytes and spermatids are in the adluminal compartment. The ...
*  Breast augmentation
primary augmentation: to aesthetically augment the size, form, and feel of the breasts. The operating room time of post- ... Although the cause of metastatic calcification is unknown, the post-procedure biological changes occurred to the fat-graft ... The follow-up mammogram and MRI examinations found neither defects (necrosis) nor abnormalities (neoplasms). At six months post ... primary augmentation: the aesthetic enhancement (contouring) of the size, form, and feel of the breasts. The operating room (OR ...
*  Diagnosis of exclusion
An example of such a diagnosis is "fever of unknown origin": to explain the cause of elevated temperature the most common ... "primary polydipsia - General Practice Notebook". www.gpnotebook.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-11-22. ... causes of unexplained fever (infection, neoplasm, or collagen vascular disease) must be ruled out. Other examples include: ...
*  Cervical cancer
Baalbergen, Astrid; Veenstra, Yerney; Stalpers, Lukas; Baalbergen, Astrid (2013). "Primary surgery versus primary radiotherapy ... Myung SK, Ju W, Kim SC, Kim H (2011). "Vitamin or antioxidant intake (or serum level) and risk of cervical neoplasm: A meta- ... the duration of effectiveness and whether a booster will be needed is unknown. The high cost of this vaccine has been a cause ... "Primary Prevention of Cervical Cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology Resource-Stratified Guideline: Journal of Global ...