adenocarcinoma

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adenocarcinoma:

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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adenocarcinoma

[¦ad·ən‚ō‚kär·sən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A malignant tumor originating in glandular or ductal epithelium and tending to produce acinic structures.
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24) However, rare cases originating in the upper endocervix and lower uterine segment may show an immunostaining pattern that is overlapping with endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the endometrium; in particular, such tumors may show ER and PR positivity, patchy p16 staining, and test negative for HPV.
A case of endometrioid adenocarcinoma developing 8 years after conservative management for atypical polypoid adenomyoma.
Serous cystadenocarcinoma and endometrioid adenocarcinoma were the most common ovarian and uterine cancers, respectively.
In a recent study on expression profile of mammalian miroRNAs in endometrioid adenocarcinoma (100), it was reported that seventeen human miRNAs exhibited higher expression and six miRNAs exhibited lower expression in endometrioid adenocarcinoma samples.
aimed to investigate the correlation of skp2 expression with the expression of p27 and other cell cycle regulators, and clinicopathological parameters in endometrial endometrioid adenocarcinoma.
Endometrioid adenocarcinomas may be benign, borderline or malignant.
There were 3 Serous Cystadenocarcinoma, one Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma, and one Mucinous Carcinoma [Fig: 3, 4, and 5].
Endometrial curettage and cervical biopsies were performed and were interpreted as endometrial endometrioid adenocarcinoma with cervical involvement.
Farley JH, Nycum LR, Birrer MJ, et al: Age-specific survival of women with endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the uterus.
Expression and significance of beta- catenin, Glut-1 and PTEN in proliferative endometrium, endometrial intraepithelial neoplasia and endometrioid adenocarcinoma.
Relatively rare subtype of endometrioid adenocarcinoma showing features of early secretory endometrium, however with markedly crowded and architecturally complex glands and necrosis (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnification X100).
One patient, aged 40 yrs, had mucinous cystadenocarcinoma with endometrioid adenocarcinoma.