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squamous

[′skwā·məs]
(biology)
Covered with or composed of scales.
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Merck, a United States-based pharmaceutical company, has failed to improve overall survival in the anti-PD-1 therapy Keytruda (pembrolizumab) in a pivotal phase three trial in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma patients compared to standard treatment, it was reported yesterday.
A total of 63 histologically proven cases of cervical squamous cell carcinoma received in the Department of Pathology, Sri Ram Murti Smarak Institute of Medical Sciences, Bareilly, from January 2015 to December 2015 were included in the study.
Key Words: Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Verrucous carcinoma, Papillary squamous cell carcinoma.
In the studies that evaluated the risk of squamous cell carcinoma, risk was elevated by 56% among patients treated with azathioprine (95% confidence interval, 1.
In addition, researchers found that cervical carcinoma rates were higher among blacks and Hispanics than among whites, while rates of vulvar squamous cell cancers were higher among whites than among blacks and Hispanics.
Ocular squamous cell carcinoma is the most common neoplasm of eye in cattle (Panchabai et al.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Recurrent Head And Neck Cancer Squamous Cell Carcinoma, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
The most common type of lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, is further divided into two main types named for the kinds of cells found in the cancer squamous cell and non-squamous cell (which includes adenocarcinoma).
This contrasts with squamous cell carcinoma being the most predominant morphologic pattern documented in most cancer registries up until the 1980s (4).
Squamous cell carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive tract is not a single, distinct entity.
1] Non-invasive squamous lesions of the urethra are rare and their clinical significance is uncertain.