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Descriptor in English: Neoplasms, Ductal, Lobular, and Medullary
Descriptor in Spanish: Neoplasias Ductales, Lobulillares y Medulares
Descriptor in Portuguese: Neoplasias Ductais, Lobulares e Medulares
Descriptor in French: Tumeurs canalaires, lobulaires et médullaires
Entry term(s): Ductal, Lobular, and Medullary Neoplasms
Tree number(s): C04.557.470.615
Scope note: Neoplasms, usually carcinoma, located within the center of an organ or within small lobes, and in the case of the breast, intraductally. The emphasis of the name is on the location of the neoplastic tissue rather than on its histological type. Most cancers of this type are located in the breast.
Annotation: name refers to anatomical site within organ; GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics; indexing policy: Manual section 24; also TN Suppl: Tumor Key for human & corresponding vet tumors (does not contain exper tumors); TN 135: correct use of tissue type terms; /blood supply /chem /second /secret /ultrastruct permitted; coord IM with precoord organ/neopl term (IM); DF: NEOPL DUCTAL LOBULAR MEDULLARY
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
BS blood supply
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SC secondary
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 98; use explode 1994-97
DeCS UI: 31270
Descriptor UI: D018299
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/08/26
Revision Date: 2004/07/13
Neoplasms, Ductal, Lobular, and Medullary - Preferred
Concept UI M0027533
Scope note Neoplasms, usually carcinoma, located within the center of an organ or within small lobes, and in the case of the breast, intraductally. The emphasis of the name is on the location of the neoplastic tissue rather than on its histological type. Most cancers of this type are located in the breast.
Preferred term Neoplasms, Ductal, Lobular, and Medullary
Entry term(s) Ductal, Lobular, and Medullary Neoplasms



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