Descriptor English: Acanthoma
Descriptor Spanish: Acantoma
Descriptor acantoma
Entry term(s) acantoma de células claras
Scope note: Neoplasia compuesta de células espinosas o epidérmicas.Neoplasia constituida por células escamosas o epidérmicas.
Descriptor Portuguese: Acantoma
Descriptor French: Acanthome
Entry term(s): Acanthoma, Clear Cell
Acanthoma, Degos
Acanthoma, Pilar Sheath
Acanthomas, Clear Cell
Acanthomas, Pilar Sheath
Clear Cell Acanthoma
Clear Cell Acanthomas
Degos Acanthoma
Pilar Sheath Acanthoma
Pilar Sheath Acanthomas
Tree number(s): C04.557.470.700.040
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A neoplasm composed of squamous or epidermal cells.
Annotation: coordinate IM with SKIN NEOPLASMS (IM); do not confuse entry term ACANTHOMA, DEGOS with the non-neoplastic DEGOS DISEASE see MALIGNANT ATROPHIC PAPULOSIS
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
Previous Indexing: Skin Neoplasms (1965-2004)
Public MeSH Note: 2005
History Note: 2005
DeCS ID: 38606
Unique ID: D049309
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Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Acanthoma - Preferred
Concept UI M0464093
Scope note A neoplasm composed of squamous or epidermal cells.
Preferred term Acanthoma
Entry term(s) Acanthomas
Acanthoma, Pilar Sheath - Narrower
Concept UI M0464095
Scope note Benign follicular tumor usually of the upper lip.
Preferred term Acanthoma, Pilar Sheath
Entry term(s) Acanthomas, Pilar Sheath
Pilar Sheath Acanthoma
Pilar Sheath Acanthomas
Acanthoma, Clear Cell - Narrower
Concept UI M0464094
Scope note Benign tumor found mostly frequently on the legs.
Preferred term Acanthoma, Clear Cell
Entry term(s) Acanthoma, Degos
Acanthomas, Clear Cell
Clear Cell Acanthoma
Clear Cell Acanthomas
Degos Acanthoma

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