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blastoma

[‚bla′stōm·ə]
(medicine)
A tumor whose parenchymal cells have certain embryonal characteristics.
A true tumor.
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Syndromic presentation of a pleuropulmonary blastoma associated with congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation: a case report.
Key Words: Pleuropulmonary blastoma, Pulmonary blastoma, Pleural effusion, Hemothorax.
round cell tumor (desmin+, EMA+, NSE+), one germ cell tumor (anaplastic dysgerminoma; vimentin+, PLAP+, CD117+), one carcinosarcoma (CK+, vimentin+), one pleuropulmonary blastoma (vimentin+, S-100+, CD34-,CD99-, SMA-, desmin-), one Wilm's tumor (EMA+, NSE+, WT1-, desmin-), one pheochromocytoma (S-100+, CGA+, EMA-, calretinin-, CD56-, inhibin-, CK7-), one glioblastoma multiforme (GFAP+, EMA-) and one interdigitating dendritic cell tumor (CD3+, CD5+, CD23+, CD68+, Bcl2+, CD10-, CD79a-, CD20-, CD56-, CD21-, EMA-, HMB45- and CGA-).
Not only was Lauren Cherry diagnosed with a brain tumor on July 12, 2013, but she was also found to have an extremely rare pediatric lung tumor called Pleuropulmonary Blastoma in mid-August.
It can help delineate the basic type--carcinoma, sarcoma, lymphoma, melanoma, or blastoma.
Michael's mum Sonia recalled how he was first diagnosed with the extremely rare cancer, pleuro pulmonary blastoma, back in 1999.
Despite attempts to save Reece's eye, the risk was too great that the retno blastoma cancer, which affects children under-five, could spread to his brain and prove fatal.
Nephro means kidney, and a blastoma is a tumour of embryonic tissue that has not yet fully developed.
32 Advanced retinitis pigmentosa 6 Not available Retinal blastoma 7 Not available Retinopathy of prematurity 8 1.
Es importante hacer el diagnostico diferencial entre el adenocarcinoma fetal bien diferenciado y el blastoma bifasico pulmonar, porque la supervivencia a 5 anos es de 80 y 30%, respectivamente.
After chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery to remove the medulla blastoma brain tumor, Susan could no longer walk independently, became shunt dependent, and developed learning disabilities.