Definición de carcinoma en inglés:


Saltos de línea: car¦cin|oma
Pronunciación: /ˌkɑːsɪˈnəʊmə

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.



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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.


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

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