carcinoma

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carcinoma:

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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carcinoma

[‚kärs·ən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A malignant epithelial tumor.

carcinoma

Pathol
1. any malignant tumour derived from epithelial tissue
2. another name for cancer
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Figure 3: Histopathological spectrum of prostatic lesions Prostatitis 2% Benign cystic lesion-retention cyst 1% BPH with prostatitis 27% BPH without prostatitis 41% ASAP 1% HGPIN 2% Adenocarcinoma acinar type 25% Adenosquamous carcinoma 1% Note: Table made from pie chart.
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Transition from squamous cell carcinoma to adenocarcinoma in adenosquamous carcinoma of the lung.
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4) Adenocarcinoma transformed into adenosquamous carcinoma and eventually to SCC.
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3) The epithelial component represents a variety of different histological subtypes, either alone or in combination, which includes squamous cell carcinoma, basaloid squamous carcinoma, adenocarcinoma, adenosquamous carcinoma, adenoid basal carcinoma, adenoid cystic carcinoma and undifferentiated carcinoma.
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