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serous

 [se´rus]
1. pertaining to serum; thin and watery, like serum.
2. producing or containing serum.

se·rous

(sē'rŭs), Do not confuse this word with scirrhous.
Relating to, containing, or producing serum or a substance having a watery consistency.

serous

(sîr′əs)
adj.
Containing, secreting, or resembling serum.

se·rous

(sēr'ŭs)
Relating to, containing, or producing serum or a substance having a watery consistency.

serous

of, resembling, or producing, SERUM. see SEROSA.

Serous

Thin and watery, like serum.
Mentioned in: Histiocytosis X

se·rous

(sēr'ŭs)
Relating to, containing, or producing serum or a substance having a watery consistency.
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Mucinous tumours have a significantly worse prognosis than serous papillary and endometrial cancers.7 The current study was planned to evaluate the frequency and histopathological features of ovarian tumours in the Rawalpindi-Islamabad region of Pakistan.
Digital indocyanine green videoangiography of central serous chorioretinopathy.
Most frequent histological type was serous carcinoma (SC) followed by mucinous carcinoma (MC), endometrioid carcinoma (EC), clear cell carcinoma (CC), malignant brenner tumor (MBT) and seromucinous carcinoma (SMC) (60.6% n=20, 15.2% n=5, 9.1% n=3, 9.1% n=3, 3% n=1, and 3% n=1 respectively).
NRAS mutation in codon 13 (G13D, p.Gly13Asp; nucleotide: c.38G>A) was found in one patient (8.3%), a woman with low-grade serous ovarian carcinoma.
Large/giant ovarian cysts are benign in most of the cases and histopathologically these cysts are either serous or mucinous [4].
The lack of cytologic atypia and mitotic figures, two features commonly seen in serous carcinoma, lowered the suspicion for carcinoma at the time of surgery.
Larsen, "Central serous chorioretinopathy," Acta Ophthalmologica, vol.
Subtypes of endometrial cancer include the more common type I, endometrioid adenocarcinoma, and the rare type II, which encompasses clear-cell, carcinosarcomas, and endometrial serous carcinoma.
Central serous chorioretinopathy is a retinal disorder that has been linked to the systemic use of corticosteroids.
Morphologically common benign ovarian tumors include cysts (both follicular and luteal) followed by serous cyst adenomas and mucinous cyst adenomas4.