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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However, macroscopical and histopathological evaluation of the adrenalectomy material confirmed the presence of both adrenocortical adenoma and pheochromocytoma in the same gland, which is the key diagnostic finding.
Expression and significance of E-cadherin and b-catenins in pituitary adenoma.
There was no statistical difference in patients with prior history of adenoma, family history of colon cancer or personal history of colon cancer as one of the indications for their colonoscopy.
Total 34 cases of pleomorphic adenoma of minor salivary glands were studied during 11 years period from January, 2006 to November, 2016.
The inherent complexity in pituitary adenoma subclassification may be simplified by starting with underlying pathways of anterior pituitary cell differentiation.
Pleomorphic adenoma occurs in a younger age group in Pakistani population with a female predilection.
Out of 66 benign tumors, pleomorphic adenoma were 57(73.
Patients with a solitary enlarged parathyroid adenoma, which can be observed with a parathyroid ultrasound, were included in our study.
Sometimes the diagnosis of cancer is difficult even after surgery due to the similarity between parathyroid cancer cells and noncancerous adenoma cells.
Adenoma cells are cuboidal or columnar, line the epithelium of the tubules and papillae, and contain abundant apical mucin, which imparts a clear appearance to the cytoplasm in optic microscopy.
La discusion acerca de la presentacion de esta patologia con doble adenoma paratiroideo viene de larga data con multiples publicaciones hasta la actualidad que exponen claramente los grupos a favor y en contra de este hallazgo.