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Carcinoma

MedGen UID:
2867
Concept ID:
C0007097
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Carcinomas; Epithelial Neoplasm, Malignant; Epithelial Neoplasms, Malignant; Epithelial Tumor, Malignant; Epithelial Tumors, Malignant; Epithelioma; Epitheliomas; Malignant Epithelial Neoplasm; Malignant Epithelial Neoplasms; Malignant Epithelial Tumor; Malignant Epithelial Tumors; Neoplasm, Malignant Epithelial; Neoplasms, Malignant Epithelial; Tumor, Malignant Epithelial; Tumors, Malignant Epithelial
SNOMED CT: Carcinoma (68453008); Epithelial tumor, malignant (68453008); Malignant epithelial tumor (68453008); Carcinoma, no subtype (68453008)
 
HPO: HP:0030731

Definition

A malignant tumor arising from epithelial cells. Carcinomas that arise from glandular epithelium are called adenocarcinomas, those that arise from squamous epithelium are called squamous cell carcinomas, and those that arise from transitional epithelium are called transitional cell carcinomas (NCI Thesaurus). [from HPO]

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  • Carcinoma

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Vidinov K, Nikolova D
Endocr Pathol 2017 Mar;28(1):54-59. doi: 10.1007/s12022-016-9456-1. PMID: 27771834
Mohammadkhani Shali S, Schmitt V, Behrendt FF, Winz OH, Heinzel A, Mottaghy FM, Eble MJ, Verburg FA
Eur J Radiol 2016 Aug;85(8):1390-4. Epub 2016 May 20 doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2016.05.009. PMID: 27423677
Doi H, Kitajima K, Tanooka M, Terada T, Noguchi K, Takada Y, Fujiwara M, Ishikura R, Kamikonya N, Hirota S
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2016 Dec;273(12):4485-4492. Epub 2016 Jun 17 doi: 10.1007/s00405-016-4151-x. PMID: 27314860
Park HK, Lee KY, Yoo MW, Hwang TS, Han HS
J Korean Med Sci 2016 Jun;31(6):866-72. Epub 2016 Apr 11 doi: 10.3346/jkms.2016.31.6.866. PMID: 27247494Free PMC Article
Chen WH, Tang LQ, Zhang L, Chen QY, Guo SS, Liu LT, Fan W, Zhang X, Guo L, Zhao C, Cao KJ, Qian CN, Guo X, Xie D, Zeng MS, Mai HQ
Oncotarget 2015 Nov 10;6(35):38296-307. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.5699. PMID: 26512922Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Du MJ, Shen Q, Yin H, Rao Q, Zhou MX
Pathol Res Pract 2016 Nov;212(11):1048-1051. Epub 2016 Sep 13 doi: 10.1016/j.prp.2016.09.005. PMID: 27688088
Aisagbonhi OA, Tulecke MA, Wilbur DC, Goldar-Najafi A, Iqbal S, Sadow PM, Faquin WC
Am J Clin Pathol 2016 Dec;146(6):741-746. Epub 2016 Sep 10 doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqw128. PMID: 27614667
Vyas M, Harigopal M
Diagn Cytopathol 2016 Dec;44(12):1085-1089. Epub 2016 Jul 26 doi: 10.1002/dc.23547. PMID: 27456348
Kumaran D, Anamalai M, Velu U, Nambirajan A, Julka PK
J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 2016 Dec;28(4):263-266. Epub 2016 Jul 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jnci.2016.06.002. PMID: 27381065
van Hooren MR, Leunis N, Brandsma DS, Dingemans AC, Kremer B, Kross KW
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2016 Nov;273(11):3897-3903. Epub 2016 Apr 16 doi: 10.1007/s00405-016-4038-x. PMID: 27083159Free PMC Article

Therapy

Mohammadkhani Shali S, Schmitt V, Behrendt FF, Winz OH, Heinzel A, Mottaghy FM, Eble MJ, Verburg FA
Eur J Radiol 2016 Aug;85(8):1390-4. Epub 2016 May 20 doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2016.05.009. PMID: 27423677
Kumaran D, Anamalai M, Velu U, Nambirajan A, Julka PK
J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 2016 Dec;28(4):263-266. Epub 2016 Jul 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jnci.2016.06.002. PMID: 27381065
Doi H, Kitajima K, Tanooka M, Terada T, Noguchi K, Takada Y, Fujiwara M, Ishikura R, Kamikonya N, Hirota S
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2016 Dec;273(12):4485-4492. Epub 2016 Jun 17 doi: 10.1007/s00405-016-4151-x. PMID: 27314860
Ji L, Wang T, Tian L, Gao M
Int J Surg 2016 Mar;27:182-6. Epub 2016 Feb 6 doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2016.02.021. PMID: 26854957
Chen WH, Tang LQ, Zhang L, Chen QY, Guo SS, Liu LT, Fan W, Zhang X, Guo L, Zhao C, Cao KJ, Qian CN, Guo X, Xie D, Zeng MS, Mai HQ
Oncotarget 2015 Nov 10;6(35):38296-307. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.5699. PMID: 26512922Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Du MJ, Shen Q, Yin H, Rao Q, Zhou MX
Pathol Res Pract 2016 Nov;212(11):1048-1051. Epub 2016 Sep 13 doi: 10.1016/j.prp.2016.09.005. PMID: 27688088
Aisagbonhi OA, Tulecke MA, Wilbur DC, Goldar-Najafi A, Iqbal S, Sadow PM, Faquin WC
Am J Clin Pathol 2016 Dec;146(6):741-746. Epub 2016 Sep 10 doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqw128. PMID: 27614667
Verma R, Paul P
Diagn Cytopathol 2016 Oct;44(10):816-9. Epub 2016 Jun 9 doi: 10.1002/dc.23517. PMID: 27279270
Lu YT, Huang HI, Yang AH, Tai SK
Auris Nasus Larynx 2016 Dec;43(6):706-9. Epub 2016 Apr 21 doi: 10.1016/j.anl.2016.03.006. PMID: 27112272
van Hooren MR, Leunis N, Brandsma DS, Dingemans AC, Kremer B, Kross KW
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2016 Nov;273(11):3897-3903. Epub 2016 Apr 16 doi: 10.1007/s00405-016-4038-x. PMID: 27083159Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Mohammadkhani Shali S, Schmitt V, Behrendt FF, Winz OH, Heinzel A, Mottaghy FM, Eble MJ, Verburg FA
Eur J Radiol 2016 Aug;85(8):1390-4. Epub 2016 May 20 doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2016.05.009. PMID: 27423677
Doi H, Kitajima K, Tanooka M, Terada T, Noguchi K, Takada Y, Fujiwara M, Ishikura R, Kamikonya N, Hirota S
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2016 Dec;273(12):4485-4492. Epub 2016 Jun 17 doi: 10.1007/s00405-016-4151-x. PMID: 27314860
Park HK, Lee KY, Yoo MW, Hwang TS, Han HS
J Korean Med Sci 2016 Jun;31(6):866-72. Epub 2016 Apr 11 doi: 10.3346/jkms.2016.31.6.866. PMID: 27247494Free PMC Article
van Hooren MR, Leunis N, Brandsma DS, Dingemans AC, Kremer B, Kross KW
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2016 Nov;273(11):3897-3903. Epub 2016 Apr 16 doi: 10.1007/s00405-016-4038-x. PMID: 27083159Free PMC Article
Chen WH, Tang LQ, Zhang L, Chen QY, Guo SS, Liu LT, Fan W, Zhang X, Guo L, Zhao C, Cao KJ, Qian CN, Guo X, Xie D, Zeng MS, Mai HQ
Oncotarget 2015 Nov 10;6(35):38296-307. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.5699. PMID: 26512922Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Staniforth JU, Erdirimanne S, Eslick GD
Int J Surg 2016 Mar;27:118-25. Epub 2015 Nov 26 doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.11.027. PMID: 26626367
van Rijssen LB, van der Geest LG, Bollen TL, Bruno MJ, van der Gaast A, Veerbeek L, Ten Kate FJ, Busch OR
Pancreatology 2016 Jan-Feb;16(1):133-7. Epub 2015 Oct 26 doi: 10.1016/j.pan.2015.10.002. PMID: 26560441
Felix AS, Brinton LA, McMeekin DS, Creasman WT, Mutch D, Cohn DE, Walker JL, Moore RG, Downs LS, Soslow RA, Zaino R, Sherman ME
J Natl Cancer Inst 2015 Sep;107(9) Epub 2015 Jun 18 doi: 10.1093/jnci/djv158. PMID: 26089540Free PMC Article
Su SB, Qin SY, Chen W, Luo W, Jiang HX
World J Gastroenterol 2015 Apr 14;21(14):4323-33. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i14.4323. PMID: 25892884Free PMC Article
Pillai S, Gopalan V, Smith RA, Lam AK
Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2015 Apr;94(1):64-73. Epub 2014 Dec 18 doi: 10.1016/j.critrevonc.2014.12.001. PMID: 25577570

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