carcinomatosis


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carcinomatosis

 [kahr″sĭ-no″mah-to´sis]
the condition of widespread dissemination of cancer throughout the body.

car·ci·no·ma·to·sis

(kar'si-nō-mă-tō'sis),
A condition resulting from widespread dissemination of carcinoma in multiple sites in various organs or tissues of the body; sometimes also used in relation to involvement of a relatively large region of the body.

carcinomatosis

/car·ci·no·ma·to·sis/ (kahr″sĭ-no-mah-to´sis) the condition of widespread dissemination of cancer throughout the body.

carcinomatosis

(kär′sə-nō′mə-tō′sĭs)
n.
A pathological condition characterized by the presence of carcinomas that have metastasized to many parts of the body.

carcinomatosis

carcinomatosis

Carcinosis Oncology An end-stage condition characterized by disseminated, fulminant extension of metastatic CA. See Metastatic carcinoma.

car·ci·no·ma·to·sis

(kahrsi-nōmă-tōsis)
Widespread dissemination of carcinoma in various organs or tissues of the body.
Synonym(s): carcinosis.

carcinomatosis

The state of widespread distribution of CANCER throughout the body occurring at a late stage in many cancers.

car·ci·no·ma·to·sis

(kahrsi-nōmă-tōsis)
A condition resulting from widespread dissemination of carcinomas in multiple sites in various organs or tissues of the body.

carcinomatosis

the condition of widespread dissemination of cancer throughout the body. Sometimes used to refer to widespread neoplastic involvement of an organ, e.g. abdominal carcinomatosis.
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Caption: Figure 1--Renal cell carcinoma with peritoneal carcinomatosis in an 8-year-old mare.
Thickening, nodularity, soft tissue stranding and enhancement are all signs of peritoneal carcinomatosis, however, microscopic spread of disease cannot be ruled out by any imaging modality alone and a full staging laparotomy is always required.
She underwent laparoscopic staging in October 2015, which showed intra-abdominal carcinomatosis.
Current status of cytoreductive surgery with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy in patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis from colorectal cancer.
Smee, "Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis from perineural invasion of a lip squamous cell carcinoma," Australasian Radiology, vol.
Figures 2 and 3 depict histological sections demonstrating lymphangitic carcinomatosis of the lung and tumor thrombus in both arterial and venous pulmonary vasculatures.
Meningeal carcinomatosis (MC) is rare and occurs in 1-18% of patients with solid tumours, most commonly carcinomas of the breast and lung or melanomas.
Patients with pseudomyxoma peritonei associated with disseminated peritoneal adenomucinosis have a significantly more favorable prognosis than patients with peritoneal mucinous carcinomatosis.
Radical surgery-peritonectomy and intraoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy for the treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis in recurrent or primary ovarian cancer.
Evaluation of intracavitary mitoxantrone and carboplatin for treatment of carcinomatosis, sarcomatosis and mesothelioma, with or without malignant effusions: a retrospective analysis of 12 cases (1997-2002).
Los signos pueden incluir ascitis, plastron omental y carcinomatosis peritoneal (11).
Recently it is used experimentally and clinically for peritoneal carcinomatosis, non-small cell lung cancer, premalignant conditions of the upper aerodigestive tract, and prostate cancer (Bauer et al.