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Disease Carcinoma in Situ

Name Carcinoma in Situ
Synonyms Carcinoma, Intraepithelial | Carcinoma, Preinvasive | Intraepithelial Carcinoma | Intraepithelial Neoplasm | Intraepithelial Neoplasms | Neoplasm, Intraepithelial | Neoplasms, Intraepithelial | Preinvasive Carcinoma
Definition A lesion with cytological characteristics associated with invasive carcinoma but the tumor cells are confined to the epithelium of origin, without invasion of the basement membrane.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D002278
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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma in Situ Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

Top ↑ Descendants

Carcinoma in Situ Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Adenocarcinoma in Situ
  Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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