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  • Squamous
  • While basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) are malignant neoplasms with a low lethality and a good prognosis [ 2 ], the 10-year survival rate is 92% among the patients with T1 melanomas, and is 50% in patients with T4 melanomas [ 3 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Ten normal skin samples, 11 benign melanocytic nevi, 7 dysplastic nevi, 8 squamous cell carcinomas, 13 basal cell carcinomas, 28 cutaneous melanomas, and 7 lymph node metastases formalin-fixed and paraffin embedded tissues from Manuel Fajardo General Hospital and the National Institute of Oncology and Radiobiology were obtained, after approved consent by the institutional ethical committees. (hindawi.com)
  • An acanthoma is a skin neoplasm composed of squamous or epidermal cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • The epidermis is the most superficial layer of skin, a squamous epithelium with several strata: the stratum corneum, stratum lucidum, stratum granulosum, stratum spinosum, and stratum basale. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basal
  • Cylindromas are distinguished microscopically from basal cell carcinomas, which contain irregular basaloid lobules with peripheral palisading of nuclei, often with a connection to the epidermis, that have artifactual retractions from a mucinous stroma on sun-damaged skin. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • The visible borders of vulvar Paget disease are often misleading as Paget cells may spread along the basal layers of normal appearing skin with multicentric foci. (wikipedia.org)
  • lesion
  • A primary malignant neoplasm that overlaps two or more contiguous (next to each other) sites should be classified to the subcategory/code .8 ('overlapping lesion'), unless the combination is specifically indexed elsewhere. (icd10data.com)
  • These are 1-3 cm translucent blue cystic nodules.It usually presents as a single, small skin-colored lesion, and is considered distinct from the closely related poroma. (wikipedia.org)
  • Radcliffe Crocker reported the first case of EMPD in 1889, when he described a patient with a skin lesion affecting the penis and scrotum, the findings of which were identical to those described by Paget. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morphology
  • Therefore, most current textbooks present a classification based on location (for example, conditions of the mucous membrane), morphology (chronic blistering conditions), cause (skin conditions resulting from physical factors), and so on. (wikipedia.org)
  • dermis
  • Skin is composed of three primary layers: the epidermis, the dermis and the hypodermis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The skin weighs an average of 4 kg (8.8 lb), covers an area of 2 m2 (22 sq ft), and is made of three distinct layers: the epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • The dermis is the layer of skin between the epidermis and subcutaneous tissue, and comprises two sections, the papillary dermis and the reticular dermis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The dermis contains two vascular networks that run parallel to the skin surface-one superficial and one deep plexus-which are connected by vertical communicating vessels. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is a rare neoplasm of the dermis layer of the skin, and is classified as a sarcoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • The skin weighs an average of four kilograms, covers an area of two square meters, and is made of three distinct layers: the epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abnormal
  • new abnormal skin tissue that grows by excessive cellular division and proliferation more rapidly than normal and continues to grow after the stimuli that initiated the new growth cease. (rightdiagnosis.com)
  • nodular
  • The occult form usually presents on skin around the mouth, eyes or neck, while nodular and verrucous sarcoids are common on the groin, penile sheath or face. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancer
  • Another name for Skin Cancer (or close medical condition association). (rightdiagnosis.com)
  • Half of all new cancers are skin cancers, and more than 1 million new cases of skin cancer will be diagnosed in the United. (rightdiagnosis.com)
  • The incidence of human skin cancer has significantly increased in the last decades [ 1 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • The analysis of 14F7 Mab immunoreactivity could be useful in order to extend the assessment of this molecule as target for cancer immunotherapy as well as to look for a better understanding of the differences in the biological behavior of the primary malignancies of the human skin. (hindawi.com)
  • Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. (icdlist.com)
  • If not treated, some types of skin cancer cells can spread to other tissues and organs. (icdlist.com)
  • Skin cancer, or neoplasia, is the most common type of cancer diagnosed in horses, accounting for 45 to 80% of all cancers diagnosed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sarcoids are the most common type of skin neoplasm and are the most common type of cancer overall in horses. (wikipedia.org)
  • It also contains DNA repair enzymes that help reverse UV damage, such that people lacking the genes for these enzymes suffer high rates of skin cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • carcinoma
  • Anaplastic carcinoma Refers to a heterogeneous group of high-grade carcinomas that feature cells lacking distinct histological or cytological evidence of any of the more specifically differentiated neoplasms. (wikipedia.org)
  • penis
  • Extramammary Paget's disease (EMPD), also extramammary Paget disease, is a rare, slow-growing, usually noninvasive intraepithelial (in the skin) adenocarcinoma outside the mammary gland and includes Paget's disease of the vulva and the extremely rare Paget's disease of the penis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kaposi's
  • The following clinical conditions may be considered before diagnosing a patient with mycetoma: Tuberculous ulcer Kaposi's sarcoma, a vascular tumour of skin usually seen in AIDS. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trauma
  • The disease is acquired by inoculation of grains of fungal spores from the soil through a breach in the skin produced by minor trauma like a thorn prick. (wikipedia.org)
  • normal skin
  • No reaction of 14F7 in normal skin (0/10) as well as a low reactivity in BMN (2/11) and DMN (1/7) was detected. (hindawi.com)
  • CMM, lymph node metastases and samples of normal skin were also included in the study. (hindawi.com)
  • infection
  • This keratinized layer of skin is responsible for keeping water in the body and keeping other harmful chemicals and pathogens out, making skin a natural barrier to infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Leprosy Syphilis Malignant neoplasm Tropical ulcer Botryomycosis, a skin infection usually caused by the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • The human skin is the outer covering of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because it interfaces with the environment, skin plays an important immunity role in protecting the body against pathogens and excessive water loss. (wikipedia.org)
  • The skin is the largest organ in the human body. (wikipedia.org)
  • The thickness of the skin varies considerably over all parts of the body, and between men and women and the young and the old. (wikipedia.org)
  • The epidermis helps the skin to regulate body temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • A cutaneous condition is any medical condition that affects the integumentary system-the organ system that encloses the body and includes skin, hair, nails, and related muscle and glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many conditions affect the human integumentary system-the organ system covering the entire surface of the body and composed of skin, hair, nails, and related muscle and glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Minor
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans can begin as a minor firm area of skin most commonly about to 1 to 5 cm in diameter. (wikipedia.org)
  • tumor
  • The recurrence was most likely caused by the seeding of exfoliated tumor cells into the perianal skin which was abraded by the retractor. (springeropen.com)
  • A neoplasm or tumor is a group of cells that have undergone unregulated growth and will often form a mass or lump, but may be distributed diffusely. (wikipedia.org)
  • Neoplasms include: Pheochromocytoma (most common), a catecholamine-secreting tumor of the adrenal medulla Neuroblastoma, a neuroendocrine tumor of any neural crest tissue of the sympathetic nervous system Ganglioneuroma, a tumor in the nerve cells of the peripheral nervous system The adrenal medulla may be poorly formed or absent in cases of absent adrenal gland. (wikipedia.org)
  • Proliferating trichilemmal cysts (also known as a "Pilar tumor", "Proliferating follicular cystic neoplasm", "Proliferating pilar tumor", and "Proliferating trichilemmal tumor") are a cutaneous condition characterized by proliferations of squamous cells forming scroll-like structures. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Notable effects of adrenaline and noradrenaline include increased heart rate and blood pressure, blood vessel constriction in the skin and gastrointestinal tract, smooth muscle (bronchiole and capillary) dilation, and increased metabolism, all of which are characteristic of the fight-or-flight response. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • The spotty skin pigmentation and lentigines occur most commonly on the face, especially on the lips, eyelids, conjunctiva and oral mucosa. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • We present the case of a 75-year-old woman with perineal skin recurrence on the site of Lone Star Retractorâ„¢ from rectal adenocarcinoma. (springeropen.com)