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duc·tal

(dŭk'tăl), Do not confuse this word with ductule.
Relating to a duct.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

duc·tal

(dŭk'tăl)
Relating to a duct.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Distinguishing breast atypia from ductal carcinoma in situ is important clinically but very challenging for pathologists.
TGF-[alpha] is also important for maintaining taste bud morphology and also found in ductal cells of Von Ebner glands (Morris-Wiman et al., 2000).
Consequently, we aimed to present the long-term outcomes and sialendoscopic findings in only patients with sialolithiasis and ductal scars in idiopathic chronic recurrent sialadenitis who experienced failure with conservative treatment and were treated with the sialendoscopy approach.
Therefore, we present a case of UCOGC associated with conventional ductal carcinoma, arising from the main pancreatic duct epithelium.
UPC-OGC is a rare and peculiar pancreatic tumor known to originate from pancreatic ductal epithelium and categorized as a variant subtype of PDAC (2).
Breast cancer mortality after a diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ.
IPN01087 is a novel diagnostic and therapeutic (theranostic) product focused on the neurotensin receptor 1 (NTSR1), a protein that is overexpressed in ductal pancreatic adenocarcinoma and potentially other cancers expressing neurotensin receptors, such as colorectal cancer, gastric cancer, gastrointestinal stromal tumors, Ewing sarcoma and squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.
Thierry Conroy, M.D., from the Institut de Cancérologie de Lorraine in Vanduvre-les-Nancy, France, and colleagues randomized patients with histologically proven pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas, 21 to 84 days after resection, to six cycles of gemcitabine (arm A; 246 patients) or 12 cycles of mFOLFIRINOX (arm B; 247 patients).
Based on the examinations assessing MUC1 expression, a significant increase in the expression of this glycoprotein was found as well as a relation was proved with invasiveness of cancerous cells, among others, in breast cancer, invasive pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, invasive cholangiocarcinoma, intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) of the pancreas and adenocarcinoma of the bile ducts [6].
Intraductal papilloma and generalized ductal hyperplasia must also be considered in the differential diagnosis.
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