Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis)

A malignant neoplasm made up of epithelial cells tending to infiltrate the surrounding tissues and give rise to metastases. It is a histological type of neoplasm but is often wrongly used as a synonym for "cancer." (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Also Known As:
Carcinomatosis; Carcinomas; Epithelioma; Epithelial Tumors, Malignant; Malignant Epithelial Neoplasms; Neoplasms, Malignant Epithelial; Anaplastic Carcinoma; Anaplastic Carcinomas; Carcinoma, Spindle Cell; Carcinomas, Anaplastic; Carcinomas, Spindle-Cell; Carcinomas, Undifferentiated; Carcinomatoses; Epithelial Neoplasm, Malignant; Epithelial Tumor, Malignant; Epitheliomas; Malignant Epithelial Neoplasm; Malignant Epithelial Tumor; Malignant Epithelial Tumors; Neoplasm, Malignant Epithelial; Spindle-Cell Carcinoma; Spindle-Cell Carcinomas; Tumor, Malignant Epithelial; Tumors, Malignant Epithelial; Undifferentiated Carcinoma; Undifferentiated Carcinomas; Carcinoma, Anaplastic; Carcinoma, Spindle-Cell; Carcinoma, Undifferentiated; Epithelial Neoplasms, Malignant
Networked: 112878 relevant articles (3697 outcomes, 14331 trials/studies) for this Disease, Comments

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)
3. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis)
4. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer)
5. Melanoma (Melanoma, Malignant)


1. Davidson, Ben: 108 articles (12/2015 - 01/2002)
2. Sasano, Hironobu: 101 articles (03/2015 - 01/2002)
3. Shariat, Shahrokh F: 97 articles (05/2015 - 12/2002)
4. Suzuki, Takashi: 81 articles (01/2015 - 01/2002)
5. Zhang, Wei: 79 articles (01/2015 - 02/2002)
6. Karakiewicz, Pierre I: 67 articles (05/2015 - 02/2006)
7. Lotan, Yair: 62 articles (05/2015 - 06/2006)
8. Li, Yan: 62 articles (02/2015 - 10/2002)
9. Miyauchi, Akira: 59 articles (03/2015 - 01/2002)
10. Li, Li: 58 articles (04/2015 - 01/2002)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Carcinoma:
1. Cisplatin (Platino)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Fluorouracil (Carac)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Paclitaxel (Taxol)FDA LinkGeneric
4. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)FDA LinkGeneric
5. gemcitabineFDA Link
6. Carboplatin (JM8)FDA LinkGeneric
7. PlatinumIBA
8. AntigensIBA
9. HormonesIBA
10. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Radiotherapy
3. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation)
4. Combination Drug Therapy (Combination Chemotherapy)
5. Lymph Node Excision (Lymph Node Dissection)

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