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anaplastic

 [an″ah-plas´tik]
characterized by anaplasia.

an·a·plas·tic

(an'ă-plas'tik),
1. Relating to anaplasty.
2. Characterized by or pertaining to anaplasia.
3. Growing without form or structure.

anaplastic

(ăn′ə-plăs′tĭk)
adj.
1. Medicine Relating to the surgical restoration of a lost or absent part.
2. Of or characterized by cells that have become less differentiated.

anaplastic

adjective Referring to anaplasia, see there.

an·a·plas·tic

(an'ă-plas'tik)
1. Relating to anaplasty.
2. Characterized by or pertaining to anaplasia.
3. Growing without form or structure, as in loss of cellular differentiation in association with malignancies.
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IDH1 mutation rates are reported as 42.9%-100% in oligodendrogliomas, 46%-100% in anaplastic oligodendrogliomas, 74%-90% in A, and 27.3%-73% in anaplastic astrocytoma (15).
Cytokeratin positivity in anaplastic large cell lymphoma: a potential diagnostic pitfall in misdiagnosis of metastatic carcinoma.
The correlation between 1p/19q codeletion, IDH1 mutation, p53 overexpression and their prognostic roles in 41 Turkish anaplastic oligodendroglioma patients.
In spite of treatment with adjuvant chemotherapy or radiotherapy in patients with anaplastic carcinoma mural nodules, the reported prognosis is poor (1).
The neoplasm of the present study was defined as an anaplastic meningioma, since it was composed by a mixture of fibromatous and transitional patterns intermixed by sheets of meningothelial cells with nervous ganglions infiltration, necrosis, cellular pleomorphism and high mitotic index (MARCASSO et al., 2015), besides extra neural metastasis.
Both Tafinlar (dabrafenib) and Mekinist (trametinib), administered together, is approved for the treatment of anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC) that cannot be removed by surgery or has spread to other parts of the body (metastatic) and has a type of abnormal gene, BRAF V600E (BRAF V600E mutation-positive).
The highest Ki67 proliferation was 20%, a case with anaplastic features, which also showed early recurrence.
(1) Isocitrate dehydrogenase is found to be mutated in 73% of anaplastic astrocytomas and 90% of grade II astrocytomas but only a more limited number (~10%) of glioblastomas (grade IV).
Increased Cho/Cr ratio, decreased NAA and presence of lactate.6 Astrocytomas are classified into low grade, anaplastic and GBM (Glioblastoma Multiforme).7 Grading of astrocytoma is essential for the decision of surgery, post-operative adjuvant treatment and functional outcome.8 Accurate pre-operative diagnosis is of immense importance in planning the limits of maximal safe resection.9 A patient diagnosed as a case of primary brain tumor has concerns regarding complete resection for which the pre-operative diagnosis is very important.10 This study was designed to determine the sensitivity and specificity of MRI and MRS in diagnosis of characteristics of brain tumors and comparing it with the final histopathological diagnosis.
Andrew Brown, 27, was diagnosed with stage three anaplastic oligodendroglioma in September last year after suffering several "violent" seizures.
More women with implants are increasingly being diagnosed with a rare type of cancer called anaplastic large-cell lymphoma and doctors may be missing the signs, according to a research published in Jama Oncology, a medical journal.
Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma (ATC) represents one of the most aggressive endocrine tumors and constitutes approximately between 1.6 and 5% of all thyroid malignancies [5].