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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In this setting, PR expression is thought to be somewhat more specific than ER for endometrioid adenocarcinoma.
Endometrioid adenocarcinoma can uncommonly show a similar strong diffuse pattern of expression.
Paradoxical expression of cell cycle inhibitor p27 in endometrioid Adenocarcinoma of the uterine corpus - correlation with proliferation and clinicopathological parameters.
High expression of skp2 correlates with poor prognosis in endometrial endometrioid adenocarcinoma.
UEC Versus Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma FIGO Grade 3
5) The Table summarizes the main differences between UEC and endometrioid adenocarcinoma FIGO grade 3.
For example, there is a high likelihood that a low-grade endometrioid adenocarcinoma will have deregulated Wnt and/or PI3K/Akt signaling.
A variety of lesions unassociated with HPV can show focal or patchy p16 staining, including tubal metaplasia, squamous metaplasia, and endometrioid adenocarcinoma (Figure 9).
Endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the uterus with a minimal deviation invasive pattern.
We have used immunohistochemistry to demonstrate that cyclin D1 is overexpressed in hyperplastic lesions, which are considered to be the precursors of endometrioid adenocarcinoma.
The most common histologic type of cancer arising in endometriosis is endometrioid adenocarcinoma.
The microscopic appearance of the endometrial portion of the tumor exhibited features of a well-differentiated endometrioid adenocarcinoma with minimal myometrial invasion (Figure 2, a).