adenomatosis


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adenomatosis

[‚ad·ən‚ō·mə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
A condition characterized by multiple adenomas within an organ or in several related organs.
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To our knowledge, this is the third case of PET-avid adenomatosis. All reported cases are HNF1-[alpha] mutated subtype and/or steatotic.
Coutant et al., "Hepatocyte nuclear factor-1[alpha] gene inactivation: cosegregation between liver adenomatosis and diabetes phenotypes in two maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY)3 families," The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol.
We believe that the multifocal to coalescing, poorly circumscribed proliferative lesion involving most of both kidneys in this toucan may be similar to renal adenomatosis of humans or a low grade malignant neoplasm (carcinoma).
Papillary adenoma of the nipple (florid papillomatosis, adenoma, adenomatosis).
(5) others: enzootic nasal tumors and ovine pulmonary adenomatosis (Jaagsiekte).
The clinicopathological findings observed here were consistent with those reported in domestic pigs suffering from porcine intestinal adenomatosis (LAWSON & GEBHART, 2000) due to L.
Classic familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) (6) is an autosomal dominant inherited disease caused by germline mutations in the adenomatosis polyposis coli (APC) (7) tumor suppressor gene.
Acalculous cholecystitis, adenomatosis, cholesterosis, and polyps of the gallbladder.
Celecoxib was associated with a significant regression of colorectal adenomas in patients with, for example, familiar adenomatosis or polyposis, which predispose towards colorectal cancer.
Thyroid morphology of hypothyroid animals, regardless of gonad functional status, was characterized by the presence of parenchymatous goiter with intra- and interfollicular adenomatosis. Moreover, animals were apathic and had dry, ruffled, and small amount of hair, differing from the group not treated with PTU.
The two commonest hereditary syndromes are familial adenomatosis polyposis (FAP) and hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer (HNPCC).