carcinoma in situ

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Noun1.carcinoma in situ - a cluster of malignant cells that has not yet invaded the deeper epithelial tissue or spread to other parts of the body
carcinoma - any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer

car·ci·no·ma in si·tu

n. carcinoma in situ, células tumorales localizadas en estado de desarrollo quo no han invadido aún estructuras adyacentes.
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Despite the remaining uncertainties, the current study does confirm previous results that had suggested that many high-grade serious cancers in the pelvis are preceded by abnormal cells (lesions) occurring in the fallopian tubes, called serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma (STIC).
The possibility that a tubal intraepithelial carcinoma could represent a metastasis should be considered by practicing pathologists even in the context of HGSC.
For mucinous borderline tumors, intraepithelial carcinoma has been inconclusively associated with poor prognosis.
Preliminary study on the relationship between tubal intraepithelial carcinoma of the fimbria and pelvic high-grade serous carcinoma.
Type II tumors are predominantly serous carcinomas and are commonly estrogen independent, mostly arising in atrophic endometrium and deriving from intraepithelial carcinoma as a precancerous lesion.
2] But there is a wide spectrum of its presentation; they are mucinous cystadenoma, mucinous cystic tumour of low malignant potential, mucinous cystic tumour of low malignant potential with intraepithelial carcinoma and microscopically or frankly invasive mucinous cystadenocarcinoma.
M2 PHARMA-July 21, 2014-Study indicates IMP3 may be biomarker for serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma
Serous endometrial carcinomas may be preceded by precancerous cells with a so-called p53 signature, by endometrial glandular dysplasia, or by endometrial intraepithelial carcinoma [reviewed in (45)].
In pathologic analyses of fallopian tubes removed prophylactically from women with a BRCA 1 or 2 mutation, investigators found a significant rate of serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma.
The pathology and molecular biology of anal intraepithelial neoplasia: comparisons with cervical and vulvar intraepithelial carcinoma.
Carcinosarcoma, endometrial intraepithelial carcinoma and endometriosis after tamoxifen therapy in breast cancer.
In their study, Marshall and colleagues reported that intraepithelial carcinoma coexisted with a "benign appearing" urethral caruncle in only 1 of 376 patients who underwent a urethral caruncle resection.