COMMON TUMORS THAT OCCUR ABOUT THE MOUTH: NATHAN CHANDLER FOOT
- mucocele. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1501
A definition of the term "mucocele," which refers to either enlargement of the lacrimal sac, a mucous cyst, a mucous polypus or cystic disease of the air cavities of the cranial bones causing erosion of the bone, is presented.
- THE FREQUENT ASSOCIATION OF OTHER BODY TUMORS WITH FAMILIAL POLYPOSIS. Collins, Donald C. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1959, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p376
Presents a study which discussed the association of other body tumors with familial polyposis. Information on the common locations of familial colonic disease; Characteristics of familial polyposis; Medical cases of tumors associated with familial polyposis.
- A Hairy Problem. Nishino, Michiya; Jacobs, Aleda; Coleman, Neil; Reed, Jon; Rosen, Ted; Orengo, Ida // American Journal of Clinical Dermatology;2008, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p275
The article presents a case study of a patient who reported painful papule with hair on his wrist. Histologic examination showed that the hair was growing out of a epithelium-lined channel that went into the dermis. The condition was diagnosed as a ruptured vellus hair cyst. Eruptive vellus hair...
- Tamoxifen/tibolone. // Reactions Weekly;3/18/2006, Issue 1093, p33
Discusses research being done on the link between hormones and vaginal polyps in an elderly patient. Reference to a study by S. Sharma, P. Albertazzi and I. Richmond published in the February 2006 issue of "Maturitas"; Signs and symptoms experienced by the patient; Size of the polyp.
- Giant paraovarian cyst in a child complicated with torsion. Kostov, Miloš; Mijović, žaklina; Mihailović, Dragan // Vojnosanitetski Pregled: Military Medical & Pharmaceutical Journ;Nov2008, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p843
Background. A variety of benign cyst may occur in and around the ovary and broad ligament and may simulate serous cystadenomas. The majority of broad ligament and paraovarian epithelial tumors are serous neoplasms of low malignant potential and presented with a pelvic mass with or without...
- Phyllodes tumours. Parker, S. J.; Harries, S. A. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Jul2001, Vol. 77 Issue 909, p428
Phyllodes tumours are rare fibroepithelial lesions that account for less than 1% of all breast neoplasms. With the non-operative management of fibroadenomas widely adopted, the importance of phyllodes tumours today lies in the need to differentiate them from other benign breast lesions. All...
- Increased serum levels of carbohydrate antigen 19-9 related to epithelial splenic cyst: a case report. Roussos, N.; Sarantos, K.; Sotiropoulos, A.; Kontostolis, S.; Vasilakaki, T.; Mistylis, P.; Antonopoulos, S. // Scientific Chronicles / Epistimonika Chronika;Jan2013, p46
Epithelial cystic lesions of the spleen are a relatively rare entity which should be differentiated from secondary (pseudo-)cysts or echinococcal cysts. These cysts have been associated with increased serum levels of carbohydrate antigen (CA) 19-9. A 29-year old woman presented to our department...
- Closed tympanoplasty in cholesteatoma surgery: long-term (10 years) hearing results using cartilage ossiculoplasty. Quaranta, Nicola; Fernandez-Vega Feijoo, Susana; Piazza, Fabio; Zini, Carlo // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Jan2001, Vol. 258 Issue 1, p20
The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate the long-term hearing results of using costal cartilage prostheses in ossicular chain reconstruction procedures in subjects operated on for a middle ear cholesteatoma with an intact canal wall tympanoplasty. Thirty-six patients (four with...
- Immunohistochemical study on proliferative activity of experimental cholesteatoma. Keehyun Park; Hong-Joon Park; Young-Myoung Chun // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Mar2001, Vol. 258 Issue 3, p101
In this study, we induced canal ligation cholesteatoma using Mongolian gerbils and investigated the hyperproliferative nature of canal ligation cholesteatoma by using an immunohistochemical technique with proliferation markers (cytokeratin 13/16, PCNA, EGFR, thrombomodulin). Canal ligation...