Definition of Carcinoma. Meaning of Carcinoma. Synonyms of Carcinoma
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Definition of Carcinoma
CarcinomaCarcinoma Car`ci*no"ma, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? crab, cancer.
See -oma.] (Med.)
A cancer. By some medical writers, the term is applied to an
indolent tumor. See Cancer. --Dunglison.
Meaning of Carcinoma from wikipedia
is a category
cells. Specifically, a carcinoma
is a cancer
in a tissue
(SCCs), also known
as epidermoid carcinomas
of different types
- Basal-cell carcinoma
(BCC), also known
as basal-cell cancer, is the most common
type of skin cancer. It often appears
as a painless raised
area of skin...
- Lung cancer, also known
as lung carcinoma
, is a malignant
lung tumor characterized
of the lung. This growth
- Small-cell carcinoma
as small-cell lung cancer, or oat-cell carcinoma
) is a type of highly malignant cancer
that most commonly arises
(RCC) is a kidney cancer
in the lining
of the proximal convoluted
tubule, a part of the very small tubes
in the kidney...
- Large-cell carcinoma
(LCC) is a heterogeneous group
of undifferentiated malignant neoplasms
that lack the cytologic
and architectural features
- Hepatocellular carcinoma
(HCC) is the most common
type of primary liver cancer
in adults, and is the most common cause
- Nasopharynx cancer
or nasopharyngeal carcinoma
(NPC) is the most common cancer originating
in the nasopharynx, most commonly
in the postero-lateral nasopharynx...
- Ductal carcinoma
in situ (DCIS), also known
as intraductal carcinoma
, is a pre-cancerous or non-invasive cancerous lesion
of the breast. DCIS is cl****ified...
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