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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Different glucose uptake and glycolytic mechanisms between hepatocellular carcinoma and intrahepatic mass-forming cholangiocellular carcinoma with increased (18)F-FDG uptake.
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Parameter AIP1 AIP2 Steroid-induced 19/20 (95.0%) 15/16 (93.8%) remission Relapse 9/20 (45.0%) 4/16 (24%) 7/20 (35.0%) 2/16 (12.5%) Azathioprine Azathioprine Immunosuppression 1/20 (5.0%) 1/16 (6.25%) Tacrolimus Mycophenolate 1/20 (5.0%) 1/16 (6.25%) 6-Mercaptopurine Rituximab TABLE 3: Incidence of malignancy in our cohort [CCC, cholangiocellular carcinoma; HCC, hepatocellular carcinoma].
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