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Disease Carcinoma, Giant Cell

Name Carcinoma, Giant Cell
Synonyms Carcinomas, Giant Cell | Cell Carcinoma, Giant | Cell Carcinomas, Giant | Giant Cell Carcinoma | Giant Cell Carcinomas
Definition An epithelial neoplasm characterized by unusually large anaplastic cells. It is highly malignant with fulminant clinical course, bizarre histologic appearance and poor prognosis. It is most common in the lung and thyroid. (From Stedman, 25th ed & Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D018286
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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, Giant Cell

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