thymoma


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thy·mo·ma

 (thī-mō′mə)
n.
A usually benign tumor of the thymus, composed of epithelial and lymphoid cells.
Translations

thy·mo·ma

n. timoma, tumor que se origina en el timo.

thymoma

n timoma m
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FDCS have a broad morphologic pattern overlapping with ectopic meningioma, myoepithelial tumours, inflammatory myofibroblastic tumours, thymoma and gastrointestinal stromal tumour, while osteosarcoma like pattern has been described in one study.
small-cell lung cancer, followed by germ cell tumor of the testis, thymoma, Hodgkin's lymphoma, breast cancer, and teratoma of the ovaries).
Thymoma is commonly associated with immunologically-related diseases such as myasthenia gravis, both in children and adults.
Despite the small thymoma group, this information would help reader in the interpretation of results because the wide range of histologic types and different clinical behavior of thymomas could be the basis for different values at CT perfusion.
While Bev kept in touch at birthdays and other occasions, they remained estranged until Paulette was told she had a thymoma cancer - an unusual growth on a gland.
It's just a benign thymoma that can be excised by surgery.
In previous clinical studies, oral treatment with milciclib, was found be safe and well tolerated in patients with thymoma and thymic cancers.
Thymoma is a rare malignancy that is unique because of its association with a variety of autoimmune diseases including myasthenia gravis, systemic lupus erythematosus, pure red cell aplasia and pemphigus vulgaris.
Depending on location and presentation, the differential diagnosis of FDCS can include inflammatory myofibroblasts tumor, inflammatory pseudotumor, interdigitating dendritic cell sarcoma, Langerhans cell histiocytosis, sarcomatoid carcinoma, undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma, thymoma, lymphoma, Schwannoma, and gastrointestinal stromal tumor.
The role of radiotherapy in the treatment of lymphoma and thymoma.
Thymectomy is mandatory in individuals with thymoma and is recommended as an alternative for non-thymomatous individuals with generalized myasthenia gravis.