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Descriptor in English: Adenoma, Basophil
Descriptor in Spanish: Adenoma Basófilo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Adenoma Basófilo
Descriptor in French: Adénome basophile
Entry term(s): Adenoma, Basophilic
Adenomas, Basophil
Adenomas, Basophilic
Basophil Adenoma
Basophil Adenomas
Basophilic Adenoma
Basophilic Adenomas
Tree number(s): C04.557.465.625.650.075
C04.557.470.035.075
C04.557.580.625.650.075
Scope note: A small tumor of the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland whose cells stain with basic dyes. It may give rise to excessive secretion of ACTH, resulting in CUSHING SYNDROME. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Annotation: coordinate with PITUITARY NEOPLASMS
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
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Online Note: use ADENOMA, BASOPHIL to search ADENOMA, BASOPHILIC 1966-93
History Note: 94; was ADENOMA, BASOPHILIC 1963-93
See also the descriptors: Cushing Syndrome MeSH
Pituitary Neoplasms MeSH
DeCS UI: 31701
Descriptor UI: D000237
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/08
Adenoma, Basophil - Preferred
Concept UI M0000374
Scope note A small tumor of the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland whose cells stain with basic dyes. It may give rise to excessive secretion of ACTH, resulting in CUSHING SYNDROME. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Preferred term Adenoma, Basophil
Entry term(s) Adenoma, Basophilic
Adenomas, Basophil
Adenomas, Basophilic
Basophil Adenoma
Basophil Adenomas
Basophilic Adenoma
Basophilic Adenomas



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