Definición de carcinoma en inglés:

carcinoma

Saltos de línea: car¦cin|oma
Pronunciación: /ˌkɑːsɪˈnəʊmə
 
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sustantivo (plural carcinomas or carcinomata /-mətə/)

A cancer arising in the epithelial tissue of the skin or of the lining of the internal organs.
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  • Unlike carcinomas, metastatic sarcomas generally occur deeper and may not ulcerate the mucosa.
  • The rarer types of bladder cancer include squamous cell carcinomas and adenocarcinomas, which have a different cell structure.
  • Distinguishing sarcomatoid mesothelioma from sarcomatoid carcinomas and other sarcomas may be difficult.

Origen

early 18th century: via Latin from Greek karkinōma, from karkinos 'crab' (compare with cancer).

Derivativos

carcinomatous

adjetivo
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  • Composite malignant tumors containing both carcinomatous and sarcomatous components are known as carcinosarcomas.
  • To our knowledge, this carcinosarcoma is the seventh reported case of a primary pancreatic neoplasm with mixed carcinomatous and sarcomatous elements.
  • Cases of small composite esophageal carcinoma containing various carcinomatous and sarcomatous components are extremely rare.

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