small cell carcinoma


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small cell carcinoma

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Noun1.small cell carcinoma - highly malignant carcinoma composed of small round or egg-shaped cells with little cytoplasmsmall cell carcinoma - highly malignant carcinoma composed of small round or egg-shaped cells with little cytoplasm; lung cancers are frequently oat cell carcinomas
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Researchers discuss such aspects as cytological tools to help the diagnosis and management, distinguishing small cell carcinoma from large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma, the impact of tumor motion in the three-dimensional radiotherapy of lung cancer, clinical presentation and diagnostic modalities, whether the curative thoracic radiotherapy is cost-effective in extensive-state small cell lung cancer, optimal treatment of small cell lung cancer, and therapeutic strategy for primary and pure neuroendocrine carcinoma of the bladder.
Histology revealed a 7 cm small cell carcinoma of the bladder with areas of glandular differentiation invading through the muscularis propria.
Men with small cell carcinoma had a significant increase in mortality, vs.
Fiery Fred - first man to take 300 Test wickets and a former People cricket columnist - was diagnosed with small cell carcinoma after hospital tests at Keighley, West Yorks.
Fiery Fred was diagnosed with small cell carcinoma on Friday.
The two types of lung cancer commonly associated with heavy smoking are oat cell carcinoma (also called small cell carcinoma) and squamous cell carcinoma.
Small cell carcinoma is a rare neuroendocrine variant of bladder cancer that is associated with particularly dismal prognosis.
Han et al., "Primary small cell carcinoma of the vagina," Gynecologic Oncology, vol.
Small cell ovarian carcinoma pulmonary type (SCOCPT) is defined as a small cell carcinoma that resembles a neuroendocrine type of pulmonary small cell carcinoma.
Of the neoplastic lesions, squamous cell carcinoma was the commonest followed by adenocarcinoma, small cell carcinoma, poorly differentiated carcinoma, large cell & bronchoalveolar carcinoma.
We report a rare case of solitary SEM from prostatic small cell carcinoma detected by MRI.