carcinosis


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carcinosis

 [kahr″sĭ-no´sis]
miliary carcinosis that marked by development of numerous nodules resembling miliary tuberculosis.

car·ci·no·ma·to·sis

(kahrsi-nōmă-tōsis)
Widespread dissemination of carcinoma in various organs or tissues of the body.
Synonym(s): carcinosis.
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It is important to differentiate between diffuse bone marrow carcinosis and focal bone marrow metastases.
The high number of solely surgical explorations was due to additional metastases or peritoneal carcinosis found intraoperatively not known from preoperative diagnostics leading to nonresectable metastasis.
It is of note that this combination regimen offers the greatest protection against liver metastases and fully suppresses macroscopic peritoneal carcinosis. The conclusion is that CCL5/CCR5 signaling recruits T-regs which in turn eliminate CD8+ T cells, thereby defining a novel mechanism of immune escape in colorectal cancer and pointing to the potential value of CCL5 as a therapeutic target [11].