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adenoid

[′ad‚nȯid]
(anatomy)
A mass of lymphoid tissue.
Lymphoid tissue of the nasopharynx. Also known as pharyngeal tonsil.
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KEYWORDS: Adenoid cystic carcinoma, Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma, C-kit, Salivary gland neoplasm.
Frequency and percentages were calculated for categorical variables like gender, carcinoma, sarcoma and common types of carcinomas (Squamous cell carcinoma, Mucoepidermoid carcinoma, Adenoid cystic carcinoma) and sarcomas (Osteosarcoma, Burkitt's lymphoma).
The subject of this call for quotations is the supply of three sizes of beckmann adenoid curettes with blade width of 10, 14 and 18mm respectively.
In malignant tumors adenoid cystic carcinoma 42% was first commonest tumor and mucoepidermoid carcinoma 39.
Adenoid Hypertrophy (AH), a common disorder in the paediatric population presents with several symptoms, ranging from nasal obstruction to Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (OSAS).
Performance characteristics of adenoid cystic carcinoma of the salivary glands in fine-needle aspirates: results from the College of American Pathologists Nongynecologic Cytology Program.
Metastatic adenoid cystic carcinoma to the dermis and subcutis of right breast
Also noted in the current study was the fact that adenoid cystic carcinoma (18.
Regarding the clinical aspects, all benign tumors were nodules, whereas malignant tumors were nodules in 19 cases (11 cases of adenoid cystic carcinoma, four cases of mucoepidermoid carcinoma and four cases of acinic cell carcinoma) and ulcerated nodules in five cases (three cases of adenoid cystic carcinoma, one case of mucoepidermoid carcinoma and one case of acinic cell carcinoma).
Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) of the breast is rare, accounting for less than 0.
Background: Adenoid hypertrophy (AH) is associated with pediatric chronic rhinosinusitis (pCRS), but its role in the inflammatory process of pCRS is unclear.