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Disease Carcinogenesis

Name Carcinogenesis
Synonyms Carcinogeneses | Oncogeneses | Oncogenesis | Tumorigeneses | Tumorigenesis
Definition The origin, production or development of cancer through genotypic and phenotypic changes which upset the normal balance between cell proliferation and cell death. Carcinogenesis generally requires a constellation of steps, which may occur quickly or over a period of many years.
Categories Cancer | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D063646

Top ↑ Ancestors

1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplastic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Carcinogenesis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplastic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Carcinogenesis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

Top ↑ Descendants

Carcinogenesis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Cell Transformation, Neoplastic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Cocarcinogenesis