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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Keywords: Gastric adenocarcinoma, Human epidermal growth factor receptor, Trastuzumab.
A study from Karachi reported that a total of 12% of the investigated gastric adenocarcinoma showed expression of Her-2.
Impact of splenectomy in patients with gastric adenocarcinoma of the cardia.
11) The clinical presentation of PGC does not differ much from gastric adenocarcinoma except it has rapid progression, metastatic disease at diagnosis, and the elevated beta-hCG can cause morning sickness-like symptoms in women and gynecomastia in men.
Gastric adenocarcinoma with intra-abdominal carcinomatosis was surgically diagnosed.
The other histological classifications of gastric adenocarcinomas are given in Table 15.
Aberrations in [beta]-catenin and E-cadherin are integral to the molecular pathogenesis of gastric adenocarcinoma.
pylori positivity in different types of gastric adenocarcinoma Study Intestinal type (%) Diffuse type (%) Parsonnet [16] 89.
Two main sites of gastric adenocarcinoma are proximal (cardia) and distal (noncardia) regions.
Gastric adenocarcinoma accounts for the majority of malignant gastric cancer.
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