Example sentences for: squamous

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  • Histologically, 77 tumors were classified as squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and five as adenocarcinoma (AC).

  • The L42 tumour is a bronchial squamous carcinoma that originated in a Wag/Rij rat after intrapulmonary implantation of an iodine-125 seed [ 38 ] . L44 adenocarcinoma was induced in Brown Norway rats by local irradiation of the thorax [ 39 ] . Both tumours are also adapted to cell culture and give rise to tumours with the same histological characteristics as the original tumours.

  • A causal association between squamous cell carcinoma arising in the head and neck region (HNSCC) and exposure to tobacco and alcohol is well established [ 1 2 3 ] . However, 10-15% HNSCC occur in patients without any antecedent history of tobacco or alcohol exposure [ 4 5 ] . Several studies have suggested that these patients have a divergent clinical course compared to patients with tobacco associated HNSCC, which may be a reflection of differences in the genetic composition [ 4 5 6 ] . Empiric evidence suggesting that non-smokers may respond differently to carcinogenic insults is offered in a report by Schantz et al.

  • Excellent models for the studies of cell differentiation in vivo are stratified squamous epithelia [ 35 ] , particularly those that are easily to collect, such as the samples of epithelium of ectocervix from hysterectomy specimens.

  • Therefore a bronchial squamous cell carcinoma and an adenocarcinoma with different microvascular density (MVD) were selected to assess the inhibition effect of the ATF-BPTI.

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