carcinoma

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carcinoma:

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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carcinoma

[‚kärs·ən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A malignant epithelial tumor.

carcinoma

Pathol
1. any malignant tumour derived from epithelial tissue
2. another name for cancer
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Treatment with two different doses of sonidegib in patients with locally advanced or metastatic basal cell carcinoma (BOLT): a multi-centre, randomised, double-blind phase 2 trial.
- The approved drugs in the basal cell carcinoma space target the immune system, thymidylate synthase, and hedgehog signaling pathway.
Polypoid basal cell carcinoma: A new clinicopathological variant.
In another study carried out in Pakistan, squamous cell carcinoma was the most common malignancy followed by basal cell carcinoma22, which was contrary to our findings, as in our study, basal cell carcinoma was the most common malignant skin lesion, followed by squamous cell carcinoma.
The most important key feature of basal cell carcinoma at low power magnification are that the basaloid epithelial cells of the tumour arising from the epidermis.
Collision of primary malignant neoplasms on the skin: the connection between malignant melanoma and basal cell carcinoma. Dermatology.
Goldenberg, "Basal cell carcinoma: a comprehensive review of existing and emerging nonsurgical therapies," The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, vol.
Baum et al., "Guidelines of care for the management of basal cell carcinoma," Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol.
Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most commonly diagnosed skin cancer, but metastatic BCC is an extraordinary rare finding.
Although these cancers rarely metastasize, basal cell carcinoma can invade nearby structures.

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