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mu·ci·nous

(myū'si-nŭs),
Relating to or containing mucin.
Synonym(s): mucoid (3)

mucinous

/mu·ci·nous/ (mu´sĭ-nus) resembling, or marked by formation of, mucin.

mucinous

adjective Referring to the presence of mucin.

mucinous

adjective Referring to the presence of mucin

mu·ci·nous

(myū'si-nŭs)
Relating to or containing mucin.
Synonym(s): mucoid (3) .

mucinous

relating to, resembling or containing mucin.

mucinous carcinoid
see goblet-cell carcinoid.
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Appendiceal mucinous tumors and pseudomyxoma peritonei: histologic features, diagnostic problems, and proposed classification.
Vulvar apocrine adenocarcinoma: a case with nodal metastasis and intranodal mucinous differentiation.
Appendiceal mucocele is a mucinous distension of the appendiceal lumen which caused by retention of mucin, mucosal hyperplasia, cyst adenoma or cystadeno carcinoma.
1) Mucinous and signet-ring tumours were considered to be of high grade.
Commentary: Women included in the study were those with a first primary, invasive, breast cancer of stage I, II, III, of any grade and any tissue type (ductal, lobular, mucinous, papillary, mixed).
My husband, Geoffrey, was diagnosed in July of 2005 with peritoneal mucinous adenocarcinoma, which we believe was a result of being exposed to radiation in the military.
In contrast, mucinous cystic neoplasms are considered to be premalignant or frankly malignant.
caseinous (OED) adjective, like casein, in 1863 quote at mucinous
However, the risk of developing a mucinous ovarian tumor (a type that constituted about 9% of all ovarian cancer cases) was significantly elevated among pill users, relative to nonusers (odds ratio, 2.
There is currently a difference of opinion among those studying a recently identified tumor of the pancreas called an intraductal papillary mucinous tumor, or IPMT (see August 2001 Medical Update).
Today, there is a generally accepted name for the tumor--intraductal papillary mucinous tumor, or IPMT, except at Johns Hopkins and at Tokyo Medical University in Japan, where the tumors are referred to as intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms, or IPMNs.