adenocarcinoma

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adenocarcinoma:

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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adenocarcinoma

[¦ad·ən‚ō‚kär·sən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A malignant tumor originating in glandular or ductal epithelium and tending to produce acinic structures.
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This was shown in present investigation with increase in caspase-3 enzyme activity protein level and increase of this enzyme gene expression can be promising point in reducing medical resistance in patients with gastric Adenocarcinoma.
The prognostic significance of the mucin phenotype of gastric adenocarcinoma and its relationship with histologic classifications.
Although an unusual cause of deafness, reported only once previously to the authors' knowledge, this case report highlights the unpredictable nature of malignant disease and should serve as a reminder that patients with gastric adenocarcinoma may present with bilateral hearing loss.
Further complicating the matter is differing treatment in Japan, where D2 surgery followed by adjuvant oral fluoropyrimidine chemotherapy is the standard of care for gastric adenocarcinoma [6].
pylori has been associated with both gastric adenocarcinoma and gastric lymphoma.
The heterogeneity of gastric adenocarcinoma requires several classification methods
Among participants enrolled in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial (PLCO), any aspirin use was associated with a nearly 40% reduction in the incidence of noncardiac gastric adenocarcinoma, whereas the incidence of gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma was numerically but not significantly increased, reported Dr.
They confirmed 25 microRNAs previously associated with glioblastoma survival and identified 20 other microRNAs associated with initiation or growth of other cancer types such as breast cancer, ovarian cancer and gastric adenocarcinoma.
Gastric adenocarcinoma occurred significantly (50%) more often in rats with bile reflux who were treated with lansoprazole compared with bile reflux controls (27%) (Viste 2004).
It is also used in lung cancer, head and neck cancer and gastric adenocarcinoma.
Analysis of clinicopathologic prognostic features in patients with gastric adenocarcinoma.
To the Editor: Helicobacter pylori is the main cause of peptic ulceration, distal gastric adenocarcinoma, and gastric lymphoma.