premalignant


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Related to premalignant: dysplasia, neoplasia

pre·ma·lig·nant

 (prē′mə-lĭg′nənt)
adj.
Precancerous.

premalignant

(ˌpriːməˈlɪɡnənt)
adj
(Pathology) occurring before a state of malignancy
Translations

premalignant

adj premaligno
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The 2015 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium will draw 7,500 physicians, researchers, patients and caregivers from over 90 countries to presentations on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of breast cancer and premalignant breast disease.
Scores "seemed lower" for premalignant vulvar disease when compared with inflammatory, infectious, and other disease types, the investigators reported.
Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia is a premalignant lesion of the vulva frequently encountered by gynecologic providers.
The results of a trial presented at the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology Meeting suggest that the intake of active compounds found in green tea could help protect against the development of prostate cancer among men with premalignant lesions.
GARDASIL 9 is a 9-valent HPV vaccine for active immunization of females and males from the age of 9 years against premalignant lesions and cancers affecting the cervix, vulva, vagina or anus and also against genital warts (Condyloma acuminata) caused by the HPV types covered by the vaccine.
A team of researchers recently published results of a randomized trial that assessed the safety and effectiveness of the active components in green tea to prevent prostate cancer development in men who have premalignant lesions.
The test is used to evaluate common white and red lesions to detect the presence of premalignant and early stage oral cancers.
It can be derived from a variety of underlying benign, premalignant, or malignant epidermal lesions.
Premalignant lesion is a morphologically changed tissue which has greater risk of malignant transformation in comparison with normal tissue.
Pathologists and imaging specialists from the US focus on malignant tumors and also cover inflammatory disorders, benign lesions, hyperplasias, and premalignant conditions, as well as the imager's perspective, the advantages and disadvantages of aspiration and core needle biopsy, and ancillary testing like hormonal and molecular markers.
Brenner found that radiation is highly effective at killing premalignant cells, not only in the quadrant of the breast where the primary tumor was located, but also in the other three quadrants, where premalignant cells are generally considered to be unrelated to the primary tumor.
The vaccine is already approved in the EU for use in females from the age of 9 years, administered according to a three-dose schedule (vaccination at months 0,1 and 6) for the prevention of premalignant genital (cervical, vulvar and vaginal) lesions and cervical cancer causally related to certain oncogenic Human Papillomavirus (HPV) types.