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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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Genevay et al (12) evaluated 112 histologically confirmed mucin-producing cysts of pancreas and demonstrated that high-grade atypia on cytologic evaluation was the most sensitive predictor of malignancy in mucinous cysts.
However, in the case of mucinous borderline tumors, unilocular cysts are common.
4 TAH, BSO, BPLND, ommentectomy, appendectomy 18 - TAH, BSO 19 12 TAH, BSO, BPPLND, ommentectomy, appendectomy 20 5 TAH, BSO, ommentectomy 21 - TAH, BSO 22 10 TAH, BSO, BPLND, ommentectomy, appendectomy Case Associated condition 1 Leiomyoma 2 Endometrial polyp, leiomyoma 3 Leiomyoma 4 - 5 Leiomyoma 6 Endometrial cancer stage IB grade II 7 Endometrial polyp, leiomyoma 8 Leiomyoma, mucinous cystadenoma 9 Endometrial cancer stage III ?
Four cases of serous cyst adenocarcinoma have been reported and two cases of mucinous cystadenocarcinoma has been reported.
Mucinous cystadenocarcinomas are malignant mucinous neoplasms typically seen in an older population.
14) There are, however, several case reports in the literature that describe late metastasis from mucinous breast cancer.
Many now believe appendectomy is curative of non-neoplastic AMs and cystadenomas that fail to meet those criteria, while right hemicolectomy is still recommended in cases of positive appendiceal/ileocolic lymph nodes, synchronous tumors (14) mucinous cystadenomacarcinomas (2) or cystadenomas involving the appendiceal base.
Smoking was tied to a higher risk of mucinous tumors (RR per 20 pack-years, 1.
Mass Pathologic Size, type diagnosis n (%) cm Benign Mucinous adenoma 12 (22.
For the rs4644 variant of the LGALS3 gene, the CC genotype carrying a mucinous component was significantly more common than those without a mucinous component (87.
Four of these cases were serous cystadenoma, two were mucinous cystadenoma and one was a paratubal cyst.
Urachal mucinous cystic tumours are a rare finding of excised urachal masses.