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Metastatic melanoma stage IIIC

was indicative of: “ Pigmented nodular malignant melanoma with epithelioid and spindled cells ( HMB45 +, MART1 ... approximately 6 mitoses per high power field, non-brisk tumor infiltrating lymphocytes. A wide excision was performed and no residual ...

Diffuse Intra-Axial expansive Lesion of the Enchephalic Trunk

does it exist a follow-up therapy for this kind of tumor that can give long-term and good quality life expectancies? 3) ... cerebrospinal fluid should be sent for analysis for malignant cells and to rule out other conditions. - ... follow with MRIs and stay on this treatment as long as the tumor responds. -        If ...

spreading pancreatic cancer

removal largely unsuccessful. The risk of death from malignant spread of MEN-1-associated gastrinoma appears to be less than that ...   With respect to the metastatic islet cell tumor, I recommend testing baseline gastrin and insulin . It appears ...

Multinodular Thyroid Goiter with normal functioning

the FNA is not accurate and that the nodules are in fact malignant. The chances of malignancy are low but it is still an option and ... is terminated. If, on the other hand, a malignant tumor is found, a total thyroidectomy is performed. To the patients' ...

Melanoma with metastases

47-year-old male with superficial malignant melanoma of the trunk. After excision of the lesion, a sentinel ... node involved with multi-focal microscopic subcapsular tumor. Subsequently, a lymphadenectomy was performed and the patient initiated ...

Small Cell Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Cervix – additional opinion

Cervix Tumor short_summary:  ... Extrapulmonary small cell carcinomas (EPSCCs) are uncommon malignant neoplasms with a reported incidence of 0.1% to 0.4% in the United ...

Anaplastic Astrocytoma in the left temporal lobe

that they are consistent with an aggressive high-grade tumor . Given the patient's age, history, and pathology data, I would ... Phase II trial of bevacizumab and irinotecan in recurrent malignant glioma. Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Feb 15;13(4):1253-9.   ...

Cystic Pleuro-Pulmonary Blastoma

resection do better. Achieving total resection of the tumor results in a significantly better prognosis, whereas extrapulmonary ... type II tumor. Pleuropulmonary blastoma is a rare, malignant intrathoracic pediatric tumor . It arises from the lung, pleura, or ...

Renal Neoplasia of not yet Determined Nature

lesion described above is highly suspicious of being a malignant tumor. Most probably the tumor is a renal cell carcinoma but diagnosis is ...

3-year old boy with Medulloblastoma

more suited for this condition? The tumor has been defined as classic. However, if it were anaplastic, would it be ... accordance with the following schedule:   MALIGNANT CEREBRAL NEOPLASIAS IN CHILDREN < 3 YEARS OF AGE HIGH RISK ...