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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of cases % of cases Squamous cell carcinoma 40 61.53 Adenocarcinoma 18 27.69 Small-cell carcinoma 4 06.15 Bronchoalveolar carcinoma 1 01.53 Large-cell carcinoma 2 03.07 Table 5: CT scan findings in primary bronchogenic carcinoma Findings No.
Keywords: Tracheal Bronchus, Lung Cancer, Large-Cell Carcinoma.
Large-cell carcinomas are a group of cancers with large, abnormal-looking cells that may appear in any part of the lung.

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