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Disease Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia

Name Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Synonyms Intraepithelial Neoplasia, Prostatic | Intraepithelial Neoplasm, Prostatic | Intraepithelial Neoplasms, Prostatic | Intraepithelial Prostatic Neoplasia | Intraepithelial Prostatic Neoplasias | Neoplasia, Intraepithelial Prostatic | Neoplasia, Prostatic Intraepithelial | Neoplasm, Prostatic Intraepithelial | Neoplasms, Prostatic Intraepithelial | Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasias | Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasm | Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasms | Prostatic Neoplasia, Intraepithelial
Definition A premalignant change arising in the prostatic epithelium, regarded as the most important and most likely precursor of prostatic adenocarcinoma. The neoplasia takes the form of an intra-acinar or ductal proliferation of secretory cells with unequivocal nuclear anaplasia, which corresponds to nuclear grade 2 and 3 invasive prostate cancer.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D019048

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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 Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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