Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma

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Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma

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The terms "Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma" returned 19 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma in the upper lip: a well-described but infrequently recognized tumor.
 

Author(s): Marta Andreu-Barasoain, F Javier Vicente-Martín, Enrique Gómez de la Fuente, Javier Salamanca-Santamaría, Ana Pampín-Franco, Jose Luiz López-Estebaranz

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Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma (PLGA) is a rare malignant neoplasm arising almost exclusively in the minor salivary glands. PLGA occurs primarily in the oral cavity, especially in the palate, followed by the oral mucosa and upper lip [1,2]. Conditions involving these locations ...

Last Updated: 11 Sep 2013

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Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma of the larynx: a rare case report.
 

Author(s): Amir Hosein Jafarian, Kamran Khazaeni, Amin Rahpeyma, Saeedeh Khajehahmadi

Journal: Arch Iran Med. 2013 Sep;16(9):560-2.

 

Laryngeal polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma is a rare malignant tumor with a predilection for intraoral sites. Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma mostly occurs during the sixth to eighth decades of life with a female predilection. Although histopathologic evaluations enabled ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2013

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Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma located in the maxillary sinus.
 

Author(s): Demet Etıt, Deniz Altinel, Ümit Bayol, Ayça Tan, Özlem Türelık, Ibrahim Çukurova

Journal: Turk Patoloji Derg. 2012 ;28(3):274-7.

 

Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma is a malignant epithelial tumour with low metastatic rate and infiltrative growth pattern. The palate is the most common site. Paranasal sinuses are uncommon venues for polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma. Here, we report a polymorphous low-grade ...

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2012

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The terms "Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma" returned 3 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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