Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma

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Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma

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The terms "Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma" returned 28 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma of the upper lip: 11 cases of an uncommon diagnosis.
 

Author(s): Felipe Paiva Fonseca, Daniel Brierley, John M Wright, Alan Roger Santos-Silva, Oslei Paes Almeida, André Caroli Rocha, Willie F Van Heerden, Keith D Hunter

Journal: Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2015 May;119(5):566-71.

 

The aim of this case study was to describe an international case series of polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma (PLGA) affecting the upper lip.

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2015

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PRKD1 mutations characterize salivary gland polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma.
 

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Journal: Cancer Discov. 2014 Nov;4(11):1255.

 

Salivary gland polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinomas commonly harbor activating PRKD1 mutations.

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2014

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Surface Papillary Epithelial Hyperplasia (Rough Mucosa) is a Helpful Clue for Identification of Polymorphous Low-Grade Adenocarcinoma.
 

Author(s): Angela C Chi, Brad W Neville

Journal: Head Neck Pathol. 2015 Jun;9(2):244-52.

 

The purpose of this study is to evaluate surface papillary epithelial hyperplasia, a microscopic finding that corresponds to the clinical finding of rough or stippled mucosa, as a predictor of polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma (PLGA). We conducted a retrospective review of minor ...

Last Updated: 8 May 2015

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The terms "Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma: an analysis of epidemiological studies and hints for pathologists.
 

Author(s): Vera Cavalcanti de Araujo, Fabricio Passador-Santos, Cecilia Turssi, Andresa Borges Soares, Ney Soares de Araujo

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This study is an analysis of the prevalence of polymorphous low grade adenocarcinoma (PLGA) in epidemiological surveys of salivary tumors published in the English language from 1992 to 2012.

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2013

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Polymorphous low grade adenocarcinoma: review and case report.
 

Author(s): María Fernanda Pintor, Liberto Figueroa, Benjamín Martínez

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Polymorphous Low-Grade Adenocarcinoma is a rare, malignant salivary gland tumor, which is found almost exclusively in minor salivary glands. It is more frequent in the age range from 30 to 70, with a clear female predilection in a 2:1 ratio. It is usually located in the hard or soft ...

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2007

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Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma of the parotid gland. Case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): L Ruíz-Godoy, L Suárez, A Mosqueda, A Meneses

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Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma (PLGA) is difficult to diagnose both clinically and histologically due to its indolent presentation, and because of its morphological diversity that includes several microscopic patterns. The aggressive biologic behavior seen in minor salivary ...

Last Updated: 1 Jan 2007

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