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Descriptor English: Carcinoma, Small Cell
Descriptor Spanish: Carcinoma de Células Pequeñas
Descriptor carcinoma de células pequeñas
Entry term(s) carcinoma de células en avena
carcinoma microcítico
Scope note: Carcinoma anaplásico, muy maligno, generalmente broncogénico, compuesto por pequeñas células ovoides con muy poco citoplasma. Se caracteriza por un núcleo dominante, muy basófilo, y nucléolos ausentes o indistinguibles. (Traducción libre del original: Stedman, 25th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p1286-7)
Descriptor Portuguese: Carcinoma de Células Pequenas
Descriptor French: Carcinome à petites cellules
Entry term(s): Carcinoma, Oat Cell
Carcinomas, Oat Cell
Carcinomas, Small Cell
Oat Cell Carcinoma
Oat Cell Carcinomas
Small Cell Carcinoma
Small Cell Carcinomas
Tree number(s): C04.557.470.200.380
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018288
Scope note: An anaplastic, highly malignant, and usually bronchogenic carcinoma composed of small ovoid cells with scanty neoplasm. It is characterized by a dominant, deeply basophilic nucleus, and absent or indistinct nucleoli. (From Stedman, 25th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p1286-7)
Annotation: coordinate (IM) with probably LUNG NEOPLASMS (IM), otherwise coordinate IM with other precoordinated organ/neoplasm term (IM) if appropriate; SMALL CELL LUNG CARCINOMA is also available DF: SCLC
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
Public MeSH Note: 94; was see CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1982-93; CARCINOMA, OAT CELL was heading 1974-93; SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER was see CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1991-93; CARCINOMA, RESERVE CELL was see CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1976-93; RESERVE CELL CARCINOMA was see CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1974-93
Online Note: use CARCINOMA, SMALL CELL to search CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1972-93 (as Prov 1972-73), SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER 1991-93, CARCINOMA, RESERVE CELL 1976-93, & RESERVE CELL CARCINOMA 1974-93
History Note: 94; was see CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1982-93; CARCINOMA, OAT CELL was heading 1972-93 (Prov 1972-73); SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER was see CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1991-93; CARCINOMA, RESERVE CELL was see CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1976-93; RESERVE CELL CARCINOMA was see CARCINOMA, OAT CELL 1974-93
Entry Version: SCLC
Related: Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung MeSH
DeCS ID: 31583
Unique ID: D018288
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Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/07/02
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Carcinoma, Small Cell - Preferred
Concept UI M0027519
Scope note An anaplastic, highly malignant, and usually bronchogenic carcinoma composed of small ovoid cells with scanty neoplasm. It is characterized by a dominant, deeply basophilic nucleus, and absent or indistinct nucleoli. (From Stedman, 25th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p1286-7)
Preferred term Carcinoma, Small Cell
Entry term(s) Carcinoma, Oat Cell
Carcinomas, Oat Cell
Carcinomas, Small Cell
Oat Cell Carcinoma
Oat Cell Carcinomas
Small Cell Carcinoma
Small Cell Carcinomas



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