adenoma

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adenoma:

see neoplasmneoplasm
or tumor,
tissue composed of cells that grow in an abnormal way. Normal tissue is growth-limited, i.e., cell reproduction is equal to cell death. Feedback controls limit cell division after a certain number of cells have developed, allowing for tissue repair
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adenoma

[‚ad·ən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign tumor of glandular origin and structure.
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Finally, we showed that for hepatocellular adenoma and gingival SCC, the effects seen for the mixture were generally consistent with the use of the WHO TEF values (Van den Berg et al.
For cholangiocarcinoma, hepatocellular adenoma, CKE, and gingival SCC, the optimal potencies of PeCDF were 0.
10) RPF, TEF mixture p-Value (e) Hepatocellular adenoma [E.
Our work reported for the first time a molecular mechanism of malignant transformation of hepatocellular adenomas to carcinomas," lead researcher, Camilla Pilati, PhD, said, "Surprisingly, we were able to identify the chronology of the genetic defects that accumulate in hepatocytes to promote their malignant transformation.
At the clinical level, we believe that these results open new avenues for personalized medicine in hepatocellular adenomas," said Dr.
Although two ER juveniles developed altered foci, no hepatocellular adenomas or carcinomas were observed, suggesting that ER larvae are resistant to the carcinogenic effects of BaP.

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