Search on: CARCINOMA 
Descriptors Found: 1
Displaying: 1 .. 1  

 1 / 1 DeCS     
Descriptor English:   Carcinoma 
Descriptor Spanish:   Carcinoma 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Carcinoma 
Synonyms English:   Anaplastic Carcinoma
Anaplastic Carcinomas
Carcinoma, Anaplastic
Carcinoma, Spindle Cell
Carcinoma, Spindle-Cell
Carcinoma, Undifferentiated
Epithelial Neoplasm, Malignant
Epithelial Neoplasms, Malignant
Epithelial Tumor, Malignant
Epithelial Tumors, Malignant
Malignant Epithelial Neoplasm
Malignant Epithelial Neoplasms
Malignant Epithelial Tumor
Malignant Epithelial Tumors
Neoplasm, Malignant Epithelial
Neoplasms, Malignant Epithelial
Spindle-Cell Carcinoma
Spindle-Cell Carcinomas
Tumor, Malignant Epithelial
Undifferentiated Carcinoma
Undifferentiated Carcinomas  
Tree Number:   C04.557.470.200
Definition English:   A malignant neoplasm made up of epithelial cells tending to infiltrate the surrounding tissues and give rise to metastases. It is a histological type of neoplasm and not a synonym for "cancer." 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not use for "cancer" routinely: use only for carcinoma as a histological type; coordinate with precoordinated organ/neoplasm term; entry term CARCINOMA, ANAPLASTIC: do not coordinate with ANAPLASIA unless anaplasia is particularly discussed
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SC secondary SU surgery
TH therapy UL ultrastructure
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   2320 
Unique Identifier:   D002277 

Occurrence in VHL: