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Definition of the noun adenosis
What does adenosis mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: adenoses
- a disorder of the glands of the body
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonyms of adenosis: gland disease / glandular disease / glandular disorder
- more generic words: disorder / upset = a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning
- more specific terms:
- hyperparathyroidism = excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally high levels of calcium in the blood
- hypoparathyroidism = inadequate secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally low levels of calcium in the blood
- hyperpituitarism = excessive activity of the pituitary gland
- hypoadrenocorticism / Addison's syndrome / Addison's disease / hypoadrenalism = a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin
- adenopathy = a glandular disease or enlargement of glandular tissue
- hyperaldosteronism / aldosteronism = a condition caused by overproduction of aldosterone
- Cushing's disease / hyperadrenalism = a glandular disorder caused by excessive ACTH resulting in greater than normal functioning of the adrenal gland
- hyperadrenocorticism / Cushing's syndrome = a glandular disorder caused by excessive cortisol
- hyperthyroidism / thyrotoxicosis = an overactive thyroid gland
- hypothyroidism = an underactive thyroid gland
Alternative definition of the noun adenosis
- Benign swelling, scarring or enlargement of the lymph glands; a minor, low-risk glandular condition.
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Atlas of Cyto-Histologic Correlates by Gary Tse, Puay Hoon Tan, Fernando Schmitt
Simple adenosis is the term used to describe the increased number of acini per lobule. Adenosis can also acquire special...
Apocrine adenosis is a form of adenosis whose cells undergo apocrine metaplasia. When there is significant atypia, ...
by Thomas J. Lawton
Adenosis refers to a relative increase in the number of acinar units in a lobule. Sclerosing adenosis refers to a similar process in which extensive sclerosis compresses and distorts the acinar units into angulated glands that can give the ...
by Fattaneh A. Tavassoli, Peter Devilee, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Adenosis Definition Adenosis is the presence of glandular epithelium in the vagina and is thought to be the result of the persistence of embryonic mullerian epithelium.
Surgical Oncology (2011)
by David L Bartlett, Pragatheeshwar Thirunavukarasu, Matthew D Neal, Phil Bao
Sclerosing Adenosis Adenosis refers to an increased number of milk ducts. The best known and most clinically...
Sclerosing adenosis is a pathologic finding that can be confused with invasive cancer. One study reported that 4 out of 12 ...
Expert Consult by Lisa Jacobs, Christina Finlayson
Microglandular adenosis is a rare condition that consists of very compact rounded tubules that are lined by a single layer of cuboidal epithelial cells (Fig. 3- 8). The tubules have open lumens and are filled with a colloid-like secretory material.
by Douglas A. Levine, Jennifer F. De Los Santos, Gini F. Fleming, Richard R. Barakat, Maurie Markman, Marcus E. Randall
Vaginal adenosis is a condition in which müllerian-type glandular epithelium is present after vaginal development is complete. Although adenosis is the most common histologic abnormality in women exposed to DES in utero, it is not strictly ...
by Stuart J. Schnitt, Sandra J. Shin
SCLEROSING ADENOSIS OVERVIEW Adenosis refers to a benign lobulocentric glandular proliferation, composed of...
by Darryl Carter
SCLEROSINGADENOSIS Sclerosing adenosis is the largest and least well- defined group of pseudoinfiltrative lesions, with several patterns and a range of sizes. It is usually multiple and may coexist with RSs. Clusters of fine microcalcification ...
by Richard R. Barakat, Maurie Markman, Marcus Randall
Vaginal adenosis is a condition in which miillerian-type glandular epithelium is present after vaginal development is complete. Although adenosis is the most common histologic abnormality in women exposed to DES in utero, it is not strictly ...
by Edward C. Halperin, Carlos A. Perez, Luther W. Brady
Vaginal adenosis is a condition in which müllerian-type glandular epithelium is present after vaginal development is complete. Although adenosis is the most common histological abnormality in women exposed to DES in utero, it is not strictly ...
Rosen's Breast Pathology (2001)
by Paul Peter Rosen
Adenosis is a proliferative lesion largely derived from the terminal duct-lobular unit. Larger duct structures sometimes are incorporated into the lesion, but they are involved in the lobulocentric proliferative process to a lesser degree ...
Diagnostic Radiology (2012)
Musculoskeletal and Breast Imaging by Chowdhury Veena, Gupta Arun Kumar, Khandelwal Niranjan
If connective tissue proliferation is a predominant finding, then the term 'sclerosing adenosis' is used. Adenosis is a relatively common ...
Breast Pathology (2011)
A Volume in the Series: Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology by Frances P. O'Malley, Sarah E Pinder, Anne Marie Mulligan
n SCLEROSING ADENOSIS Sclerosing adenosis is a benign proliferative lesion composed of distorted ...
by Laurence Brown
Vaginal adenosis is a condition whereby there is abnormal persistence of Mullerian epithelium of the cervical or endometrial type within the vagina. It usually occurs in women who have been exposed to diethylstilboestrol (DES) in utero.
by Nirvikar Dahiya
2,20,33 Sclerosing adenosis is the most common form of ...
Female Urology (2008)
Text with DVD by Shlomo Raz, Larissa V. Rodriguez
Vaginal Adenosis Vaginal adenosis is the presence of glandular epithelium within the vagina. It is attributed to failure of the squamous epithelium to replace the columnar epithelium in the vagina and ectocervix during embryogenesis.15 It can ...
Clinical Pathology (2007)
by James Carton, Richard Daly, Pramila Ramani
Adenosis is an extremely common benign change in the breast. It simply ...
by Juan P. Palazzo, MD
For some authors, apocrine adenosis is a risk factor for the development of carcinoma, and it should also be reexcised when diagnosed in core biopsies to exclude associated apocrine carcinoma in situ or invasive carcinoma. j KEY POINTS 1.
by Andrea Manni
Sclerosing Adenosis Sclerosing adenosis is a lesion which is found 334 Part VI / Benign Breast Disease.
by Michael S. Sabel
Sclerosing adenosis is a distortion of epithelial, myoepithelial , and ...
Decision Making and Operative Technique by Justin B. Dimick, Gilbert R. Upchurch, Christopher J. Sonnenday
Sclerosing adenosis is a proliferation of the stroma and the smallest tubules within the terminal duct-lobular unit. It may mimic carcinoma clinically, radiologically, and histologically. The presence of myoepithelial cells confirms the benign ...
by Douglas R. Gnepp
Sclerosing Polycystic Adenosis Sclerosing polycystic adenosis is a recently described rare pseudoneoplastic reactive inflammatory process somewhat similar to sclerosing adenosis of the breast. It was first reported ...
by R.R. Jones
Vaginal adenosis is a condition in which glandular epithelium appears beneath the squamous epithelium of the vagina. It is not associated with bleeding. A is correct. In approximately 40% of cases of fibroma—thecomas of the ovary, there is ...
Diagnosis and Treatment by Albert Singer, Ashfaq Khan, Alastair R. S. Deery, Quek Swee Chong
Vaginal adenosis is a further variation of this development in that glandular epithelium is present in the vagina; this epithelium is of an endocervical type. It can either be on the surface, replacing the normal squamous epithelium, or occur as ...
by Emanuel Rubin, Howard M. Reisner
Sclerosing Adenosis is a Less Common Variant of Proliferative Fibrocystic Change This lesion is characterized by proliferation of small ducts and myoepithelial cells with surrounding stromal fibrosis. Sclerosing adenosis is almost always ...
by Tamara L. Callahan, Aaron B. Caughey
Vaginal adenosis is a benign lesion of the vaginal mucosa involving red granular spots and patches that can be palpated and occasionally seen on the vaginal wall. It typically and most frequently involves the upper third of the vagina and the ...
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The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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