• cancer
  • The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that mast cells that are present in fibrotic regions of cancer can suppress the growth of tumor cells through an indirect mechanism involving peri-tumoral fibroblasts. (labome.org)
  • For each tumour type, we detail the personal and family history features and the presenting characteristics of the ovarian tumour as well as the pathological features and molecular markers that point towards a cancer predisposition syndrome. (bmj.com)
  • The role of miRNAs in familial breast cancer (fBC) is poorly investigated as also in the BRCA-like tumors. (cancerindex.org)
  • marker
  • Most dysgerminomas are associated with elevated serum lactic dehydrogenase (LDH), which is sometimes used as a tumor marker . (wow.com)
  • arise
  • It is believed to arise from the ectopic gonadal tissue along the embryonal route of the genital ridge. (urotoday.com)
  • These tumors arise primarily in the retroperitoneum and are exceedingly rare. (urotoday.com)
  • clinical
  • Moreover since BRCA1 tumors and sporadic triple negative (TN) breast tumors share similarities regarding clinical outcomes and some histological characteristics, we focused on TN and not TN cases. (cancerindex.org)
  • cells
  • These tumors are believed to start in the cells covering the ovaries, though some may form at the Fallopian tubes. (wikipedia.org)